Posted on Friday, 19th May 2017 | Duluth
Eric Lee Nelson
Funeral services for Eric Nelson, age 14, of Princeton, will be held Friday, May 19, 2017 at 1 PM at New Life Church in Princeton. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church on Friday. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Arr. Peterson-Johnson Funeral Home – Milaca www.pjfuneralhome.com
Eric was a happy energetic 14-year-old boy, who loved living life! He loved riding bike, listening to music, playing with his siblings and his dog, Bella. Eric had a smile on his face that could light up a room. He was always putting other people’s feelings before his own. Eric had big dreams for when he grew up and was excited to be heading to high school, getting a job and starting driver’s education. He touched many people’s lives and will be missed dearly.
Eric is survived by his father, Daniel Nelson of Princeton; mother, Laurie Nelson of Duluth; grandparents, Shawn and Bonnie Nelson of Bertha, Stan Blegen Jr, of Duluth and Bonnie Boje of Jacksonville, AR; brother, Tre’ Taylor of Duluth; sisters, Lily Nelson and Lindsay Nelson of Duluth; uncles, Taylor Nelson, Jake Blegen, Russell Blegen, Zachariah Blegen and Isaiah Blegen; aunt, Emma Nelson and fiance, Eric Cruzen; also by many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Kathy Nelson, Jerald and Maxine Long and Marilyn and Stan Blegen, Sr.
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