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Dean  E. Nelson
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Obituary for Dean E. Nelson

NELSON, Dean E. – of Clio, age 90, died Sunday, June 3, 2018 at McLaren Regional Medical Center of Flint. Funeral services will be held at 11AM Thursday, June 7, 2018 at the O’Guinn Family Funeral Home in Clio. Burial in West Vienna Cemetery. The family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Wednesday from 12PM until 8PM and Thursday from 10AM until the time of service at 11AM. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Dean was born September 27, 1927 in Flint, Michigan to the late Oscar and Lela (Glidden) Nelson. He graduated from Millington High School in 1946. Dean married Lois Bellinger on June 2, 1951. She preceded him in death January 5, 2011. He later married Evelyn Ferguson on September 3, 2011. Mr. Nelson is a U.S. Army Veteran. Dean worked in Skilled Trades at Fisher Body - Grand Blanc for over 40 years before retiring in 1989. He was also the International Representative for the UAW. Dean enjoyed boating, hunting, fishing, and traveling.

Surviving are: Wife, Evelyn Nelson; Daughters: Becky (Curt) Jones, and Char Cooper (Scott Wright); 2 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; 1 great-great granddaughter; brothers and sisters in law: Wayne (Kathy) Bellinger, Lyle (Ila) Bellinger; Mona English, Barb Nelson, Bernice Nelson, and Bev Haskins; Several nieces and nephews; Loving furry companion, Boe. Dean was also preceded in death by his sister, and 4 brothers. Please sign our guestbook or share an online condolence with the family at

O’Guinn Family Funeral Home
Clio Chapel

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12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
O'Guinn Family Funeral Homes - Clio Chapel

503 N. Mill St. PO Box 146
Clio, MI 48420





11:00 AM
O'Guinn Family Funeral Homes - Clio Chapel

503 N. Mill St. PO Box 146
Clio, MI 48420

Cemetery Details


West Vienna

599 W. Wilson Rd.
Clio, Michigan 48420

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Charity of Choice


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