Obituaries

We will update the list of names of our deceased warriors on a monthly basis. We will not place a person on this list with hearsay, second hand, information. Send us a fax of the obituary, noting the date and name of the newspaper from which it was taken. If you don't have the obit, then you must be related to, or a close friend who attended the wake, funeral or memorial service.

David Nelson '61
Gerald Warnke '68

April 2014

David Nelson - Class '61
David Nelson, a resident of Foley, AL, and native of Chicago, died Thursday, April 10, 2014. He was 71 years old. David was a best friend and loving husband, great brother, fun uncle, and good neighbor, always ready to lend a helping hand to all. He was known to have more tools in his garage than the local car mechanic and enjoyed the challenge of using them to figure out how to fix anything and everything. Married 45 years, David and his wife Lynn enjoyed traveling the country in their motor home, seeking new adventures on the open road. In addition to his wife, Lynn, David is survived by his brother, Bruce (Karen) Nelson and nephews, Eric & Keith Nelson, all of Chicago. He will be greatly missed by all who were blessed to know him. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, April 14, 2014 at Pine Rest Funeral Home.

 

Published in the Mobile Register on April 13, 2014


Gerald Warnke - Class '68
Gerald Warnke passed away on April 13, 2014 in Fredericksburg, VA. A memorial service will be held on May 3, 2014 at the Shepherd of the Prairie Lutheran Church in Huntley, IL. Visitation at 10 a.m. and service at 11 a.m.