Dorothy Mae Nelson

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.

Dorothy Mae Nelson, 88, died peacefully on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Survivors include daughter, Sharon (Steve) Harter of Colorado Springs, Colorado; son, Paul (Loretta) Nelson of North Vernon; five grandchildren; and her brothers and sisters-in-law.

She was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. Boyde Nelson.

A celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at First United Methodist Church, 240 Poplar St., North Vernon. Private burial will be in Vernon Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until time of service.

Memorials may be made to North Vernon First United Methodist or to the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service in North Vernon handled the arrangements.