Neda Lee Nelson, 85, passed away March 2, 2018 at the Thermopolis Rehabilitation and Wellness Center where she had been a resident the past two months.
Born July 25, 1932 in Casper, Wyoming, she was the daughter of Sidney and Neda (Croco) Humberson.
In 1959 she married Earl R. Nelson in Casper. They later moved to Jackson, WY and in 1978 established residence on a farm in Lucerne, WY.Following Earl’s death in 1995, Lee moved into Thermopolis to be near her children. A passionate reader, she also had a tender heart for animals. Lee was a member of the Assembly of God Church.
In addition to her husband of 36 years, she was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Harvey and Sidney Humberson. Loved ones remaining include her son, Kenneth Alan Nelson and daughter, Kim (Robert) Adair Ennis, both of Thermopolis; two grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held Thursday, March 8, 2:00 PM at Monument Hill Cemetery with Mabel Rangel and Andrew Ennis officiating.