Terry L. Nelson, 68, of Warren, Pa., passed away on Sunday, March 29, 2020 following a brief illness. A lifelong Warren area resident, he was born on July 31, 1951. He was the son of the late Gunnard N. Nelson and Mary Frantz Carlson. Terry was a graduate of Warren Area High School. He was a self-employed general contractor, carpenter, plumber, painter and electrician for many years. He was co-owner of the Youngsville Greenhouse and later was co-owner of the Nelson and Check Tree Farm and Nursery, where he operated a nursery and choose and cut Christmas Tree farm. Terry enjoyed being with his family and friends. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing and watching NASCAR and old westerns on tv. He liked to read books about Warren’s history.
He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Lisa Clepper Nelson, 4 Children – Steven Nelson of Warren, PA., Daniel Nelson of Greenwood, DE., Kevin Nelson of Warren, PA., Emily Nelson of Waldoboro, ME., 3 Grandchildren, Aubrey, Elijah and Daniel Nelson, his siblings – Judy Nelson Crothers, Robert Nelson, Valerie Nelson Schultz and John Nelson, several nieces and nephews also survive.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, William Nelson.
A Memorial Service will be held at a future date and time to be announced. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Hospice of Warren County, 1 Main Avenue, Warren, PA. 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com <www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com/> The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc has been entrusted with funeral arrangements.