Submitted by his Son
Years of service 46
25 years on town Police Dept‚ retired 2 months
Army Veteran of the Korean War
Nelson was born and raised in Yardley and known to all as ‘Snooky’ serving as Chief of the company for over 15 years and as a Police officer for 25 years. All knew him as a servant to his community. His love for the fire service was his life!
Surviving is his wife and best friend Jean‚ daughters Susan and Shelia‚ sons Gary and Micheal who continued in the fire service as their father did.