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Corinne Marie Nelson

February 23, 1921 - January 1, 2008

Burial Date January 5, 2008

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Corinne Marie Nelson (nee Johnson) 86, born in Fergus Falls February 23, 1921, died peacefully on January 1, 2008 from complications of osteoporosis. She lived a full life as wife, mother, grandmother, homemaker, teacher and church musician serving as organist and choir director at Augustana Lutheran Church in Fergus Falls for 10 years, and at Lebanon Lutheran Church in south Minneapolis for 47 years. Corinne played the organ for countless funeral services, first at a mortuary in San Diego, then at the Henry W. Anderson Mortuary in Minneapolis, sang with the Reformation Singers and was an active member of Tuesday Music Club. She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Robert; daughter, Marcia Holt; grandchildren, Anna Rendell (Jared), Christopher Ferguson, Amy Ferguson; sisters, Louise Braaten of Florida, Norma Danielson of Minneapolis, Margie Possehl (Dewey) of Moorhead; and a cherished circle of extended family and friends. Funeral service 2PM Sat., Jan. 5, 2008, Nokomis Heights Lutheran Church, 5300 10th Ave. S., Mpls. Visitation one hour prior to service. Internment to follow at a later date in Swan Lake Church Cemetery, Dane Prairie.