Betty J. Nelson
Betty Nelson, age 65, of Mount Gilead died September 7, 2012. She was born on July 30, 1947 in Marion, Ohio to the late Cecil and Lula (Linstedt) Levings.
On January 22, 1967 she married Richard Duane Nelson Sr. and he resides in Mount Gilead.
Betty graduated from Cardington-Lincoln High School in 1965. She enjoyed flower gardening, finding a deal at garage sales, shopping, and was an avid Ohio State Buckeyes fan. Her favorite love was spoiling her grandchildren. She enjoyed attending their sporting events to cheer them on.
Survivors include her children; Richard (Shannon) Nelson Jr. of Marion and Robert (Brenda Phillps) Nelson of Mansfield, 3 grandchildren; Kerrington, Brookes, and Xander Nelson, her siblings; Warren (Shirley) Levings of Waldo, and Phyllis (Fred) Baer of Acworth, Georgia, brother-in-law; Carl (Debbie) Nelson, and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents Betty is preceded in death by her siblings; Ronald and Keith Levings.
Friends and family may call at Gompf Funeral Service in Cardington on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be on Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Fulton Cemetery. Reverend Tom Toney will be officiating the funeral service.