Evelyn D. Nelson

Evelyn D. Nelson of Southold died Wednesday, June 1, 2016, at the Kanas Center for Hospice Care in Quiogue. She was 98 years old. 

Mrs. Nelson was born in Brooklyn on Nov. 24, 1917, to John and Ida Matilda (née Savio) Lunde.

Formerly of Port Washington, she had been a resident of Southold for the past 40 years. Locally, she was a member of the Southold United Methodist Church and a home health aide.

Mrs. Nelson is survived by two children, Joyce of Michigan and Jeffrey of Jamesport; two grandsons, Mark and Christopher and three great-grandchildren, Connor, Evie and Micah.

Calling hours and funeral services were held  June 5 at DeFriest-Grattan Funeral Home in Southold, with Reverend Lorraine DeArmitt officiating. Entombment was at Pinelawn Memorial Park.

This is a paid notice.