Obituary: Nelson Eddie Wilkinson
Nelson Eddie Wilkinson, 73, passed quietly on July 19, 2012. Nelson had a vibrant love for life, always happy, always smiling, and always willing to help others. Loving husband to Bea Wilkinson, Father to Chris Wilkinson, and Grandfather to Calvin and Quinn. He is survived by his sisters Fran and Pat and his brother Orville. Nelson was born in Colorado, raised in California; he graduated from Hayward High School in 1957, served in the California National Guard, and retired in Minden, NV after a successful career as a Master Machinist. He loved sports, especially golf, camping, wood working, and making friends. His smiling, happy face will be missed forever.
A celebration of life for this awesome man will be held on Thursday, August 2nd at 1:00 PM at Genoa Lakes Golf Club, in the Supper Club, 1 Genoa Lakes Dr, Genoa, NV 89411