Nelson, Ben; obituary, 16 Nov 1939
BENJAMIN NELS ON, a native of Sweden, who spent most of his life in the Punxsuta\vi:uy .section, died in his home in Jununit at 6:33 p. m. Tuesday, at tne age of 67 years,' A son of Nelson and Johanna < Benson, i Johnson, he had resided in Juncau for the past 12 years', prior to that in Rossiter. He was a member of the Evang.vkal Church o£ Juneau and the Swedish Lodgo of DuBois. June 21, 1911 he was married to Miss Reba Shugars, whom he loaves j with these children: Charles, Rossi-" •tor; Mrs. Dodge Teague, Haplon, Ten.n.; Mrs. Edwin Long, Anita;' •Moigaret, Dorothy and Edwin, at -home. He was a brother of Mis. Josephine North of Youngslown, O., Olaf Nelson of Rossil»?r 'snd Alfred Nelfon of Emeigh. Fourteen grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p. m. Saturday in the Jum>au United Brethren Church. Eurial will be in Frostburg Cemetery.