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Nelson, John J., Sr.




John J. Nelson Sr., 87, of Oakmont, died Saturday, March 5, 2016, at Seneca Place, Penn Hills. He was the beloved husband of Margaret "Peggy" Nelson of 64 years; father of John J. (Carole) Nelson Jr., of Fort Mill, S.C., and the late Richard F. Nelson; brother of Nancy R. (late Hugh) Kelly, of Blawnox, and the late Harry F. Nelson; and grandfather of Kristin and Jody Nelson. Also nieces and nephews survive. John served in the Army and retired from the former Edgewater Steel, Oakmont. Services and interment were private. Arrangements by BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC., Oakmont.