Edward G. Nelson 1924 - 2010
La Mirada, Calif. — Services for Edward “Eddie” G. Nelson, 86, La Mirada, Calif., will be 11 a.m. Friday, July 2, at Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs. Burial will be at Leavenworth National Cemetery.
Mr. Nelson died June 23, 2010.
He was born June 9, 1924, in Pierce City, Mo.
He served honorably in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific Theater during World War II and was on the Yorktown Carrier in the Midway Battle.
Survivors include two sisters, Anna McCready, Tonganoxie, and Alma J. Mumford, Linwood.
A visitation will be one hour prior to the service Friday, also at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, sent in care the funeral home, 214 Oak St., Bonner Springs, KS 66012.