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Gerda L. Nelson

Gerda L. Nelson, 88, of St. Anthony, Minn., (formerly of southeast Minneapolis), and who was born May 18, 1924, passed away Feb. 6, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Peder; and brothers, Vernon, Ray and Hugo Soderberg.

Gerda will be deeply missed by nieces, Judy (Ray) Pontius, Pam (Mike) Kennedy, Marie (Mike) Campion, Rosy Bradley, Barb (Tim) Johnson, Sharon (Alan) Fenner, Vicky (Wayne) Mills and Debra Payne; nephews, Richard (Betty) and Tom (Jean) Soderberg; sisters-in-law, Evelyn, Esther and Millie Soderberg; as well as many special friends and numerous cousins.

A heartfelt thanks to the North Memorial Hospice Program.

Gerda's funeral service was held at Sunset Funeral Home Feb. 16, 2013, in Minneapolis.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to North Memorial Residential Hospice Center, 4201 58th Ave. N, Brooklyn Center, MN 55429.