Ronald Nelson, 58, Park River, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021, at First Care Health Center of Park River.
Graveside services and inurnment will be held at a later date at the German Cemetery of rural Park River.
Ronald Scott Nelson was born May 9, 1963, to Carl and Barbara ( Dencker) Nelson in Park River. He was raised and attended grade school in Adams and high school in Park River. After graduation, he attended Area Vocational Technical Institute for welding. He worked as a welder for Harriston Industries, painter for Bert’s Truck Equipment, cook for Smoky’s in Ardoch, and recently farming in the Park River/Edinburg area.
He is survived by his daughters: Bailey Nelson, East Grand Forks, Minnesota, and Taylor ( James Mack) Nelson, Grand Forks; siblings: Cindy Moe, Dilworth, Minnesota, Jay (Lisa) Nelson, Park River, and Amy ( Jerry) Noeske, Valley City.
He was preceded in death by his parents.