Geraldine Marion Nelson
The passing of Geraldine Marion (Wilson) Nelson, wife of the late George D. Nelson occurred peacefully at the Grand Manan Nursing Home, Grand Manan NB on February 20, 2022. Born in Seal Cove NB on February 12, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Fred and Marjorie (Benson) Wilson. A loving aunt and friend, Geraldine is survived by her nephew: Joey Green (Diania) of Grand Manan NB; nieces: Susan Parker (Herb) and Elaine Maker (Roger) both of Grand Manan NB; several great-nieces and great-nephews and cousins. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by one brother: Garfield Wilson; and by one sister: Virginia Green.
Prior to retirement, Geraldine worked as a sardine packer not only for Connors Brother but for several other smaller factories as well. She was a long time member of the Seal Cove Wesleyan Church and loved spending time with her church family and friends at Beulah Camp. In her free time, Geraldine enjoyed knitting and doing cross stitch.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB. There will be no visiting or funeral service at this time. A private family graveside service will be held at the Spruce Grove Cemetery at a later date. In her memory, donations to charity of the donor's choice would be greatly appreciated by the family.