In Memory

Pat Nelson (Maintenance Instrumentation Supervisor) - Class of 1990

Pat Nelson (Maintenance Instrumentation Supervisor)

Patrick Joseph Nelson was born April 7, 1936 in Meadow Lake, Canada.  He passed away November 17, 1990 in Missoula, Montana.   Patrick married Sharon Gail Anderson.  Sharon and Pat moved from Calgary to Missoula shortly after the birth of their first son, Darryl. Their second son, Brian, was born in Missoula.  Patrick enjoyed a lucrative career with the Hoerner Waldorf pulp and paper mill out of Frenchtown, where he ultimately served as a manager of the mill’s Instrumentation Department as it progressed to Waldorf Hoerner to Champion International to Stone Container and eventually to Smurfit-Stone.

Survivors include his wife Sharon; sons, Brian and Darryl; grandsons, Patrick and Ryan; his sister-in-law, Joan and her husband Del of Eagle Bay, British Columbia; his sister-in-law, Shirley Anderson of Nanaimo, British Columbia; as well as numerous nephews and nieces.

Rest in Peace dear Friend.