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Keith (Swede) Monroe Nelson

January 4, 1946 ~ July 19, 2020 (age 74)


Keith (Swede) Nelson, age 74, passed away in his home in Scenic, Az on July 19, 2020, after battling cancer.   He was born January 4, 1946 in Riverside, CA to Elmer Oliver Nelson and Ruby Idell Wilson.  He married Linda Louise Hawkins.

After retiring from the construction industry, Keith was a Cab driver in Mesquite and also a volunteer Citizen’s Patrol.  Keith and Linda loved houseboating on the Colorado River.

Keith is survived by his wife, Linda, of Scenic, one son; Paul (Trenae) Nelson, two grandchildren; Kevin and Kyle, and one sister, Carolee (Bobb) Smith, all of California.

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