Nancy Fredrickson Engstrom Nelson, 79, of Warren, formerly of Youngsville, went to be with the Lord on July 18, 2022. Nancy was born October 5, 1942, the daughter of the late Louis and Nellie (Greene) Fredrickson of Warren. She was a 1960 graduate of Warren Area High School and later went on to get her nursing license from WCA School of Nursing.
“Nurse Nancy” worked as a nurse for Doctor’s Peters and Turbessi at the Youngsville Medical Associates for many years. She was a member of the Youngsville 1st United Methodist Church where she also served as a Sunday School Teacher and Mary Martha Circle Leader. Nancy was also a faithful member of the 1st Lutheran Church of Warren. She also enjoyed bowling with the sunshiners league.

Nancy and the late Charles Engstrom were married on August 8, 1964. She is survived by her three children, Kirsten Perry (Ernest) of Eldred, PA, David Engstrom of Warren, PA, and Daniel Engstrom (Ronda) of Elkins, WV; 7 grandchildren Josiah, Jonathan, and Leah Perry, and Isaiah, Joel (Micaela), Maya, and Danielle Engstrom.

In 2007 she was blessed to marry Gene Nelson of Pittsfield, PA. This grew Nancy’s family adding more family members, Linda Ross (Earl), Randy Nelson (Lois), and Brenda Hunter (Marc) as well as additional grandchildren, Jared, Caleb, and Alisia Brannon and Joseph and Katie Nelson. She is also survived by special friends Caroline Benson (Andrew), as well as many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

In addition to her parents Nancy was preceded in death by her first husband, Charles Engstrom, 2nd husband Gene Nelson, and sisters Loretta Condon and Virginia Johnson.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm on Saturday July 23, 2022, in the First Lutheran Church, 109 W. 3rd Ave, Warren with the Rev. Nancy Schwanke, officiating. A visitation will be held from 1:00 to 3:00 pm in the church. Private burial will be held in Youngsville Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through the Watson Memorial Home or Mission Meadows Family Camp ( E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home Inc., 304 East St. Warren, PA, has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.