Service measured not by GOLD,
but by the GOLDEN RULE
WOOSTER – Allan Stuart Neilson Jr., 94, of Wooster passed away on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at West View Healthy Living.
He was born June 8, 1926 in Buffalo, New York, the son of Allan and Edith Warne Neilson. He married Ann Louella Boyer on June 3, 2951. She preceded him in death on June 2, 2010.
Allan retired on July 1, 1988 after 40 years in the dairy business. He had also spent 26 years as a computer programmer and had been a part-time driver for Performance Pontiac after retirement. He was a member of the Wooster United Methodist Church, the V.F.W., Charter member of the 555th Honors Detachment of Wayne Co., The Wayne Co. Historical Society, very active in the Wayne Co. Farm Bureau and had done the accounting for Meals on Wheels for many years.
He proudly served his country with the U.S. Navy from 1944-1946 in the Pacific Theater.
Surviving are his children Ronald S. Neilson and Barbara (Steve) Grenert both of Wooster; grandchildren Stephanie (Josh) Grenert-Clegg of Wooster and Christopher (Stephanie) Grenert of Pelham, AL; 4 great-grandchildren and a sister Elaine Crater of Michigan.
In addition to his wife he was preceded in death by his parents and a sister Marilyn Strock.
Private family services will be livestreamed from the Wooster Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, June 15, 2020 on the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Facebook page with Rev. Jim Cooper officiating.
Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to the West View Healthy Living Employee Need Fund, 1715 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
Ohio's Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691 or to the West View Healthy Living Employee Need Fund, 1715 Mechanicsburg Rd., Wooster, OH 44691
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Private family services will be livestreamed from the Wooster Cemetery on Monday, June 15, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. on the McIntitre, Bradham & Sleek Facebook page.