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Darrell Stanley Nelson
July 1963 - Oct 2016
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Darrell Stanley Nelson was born in Turlock, CA on July 18, 1963.  He died unexpectedly at his home October 29, 2016.  He had lived in Hilmar all his life attending local elementary and middle schools but graduated from Turlock High School.

A man with brilliant blue eyes, blonde hair and a sun-tanned smiling face.  Darrell was a friend and helper to many and caregiver to his mother.  Always on his golf cart checking on the heifers, feed, corrals, fields and homeplace.  Darrell kept a watch on the farmland making sure all was right.  He will be greatly missed.  

Darrell is survived by his mother Joyce Nelson; brothers Dennis (Jeanie) Nelson, and Dwayne (Irene) Nelson; sisters Karen (Terry) Bostrom, and Corinne (Dan) Machado.  He was a fun uncle to his nieces and nephews Kate Dargatz, Michelle Pedretti, Natalie Pires, Brian and Brent Nelson and Daniel Machado, and seven great nieces and 


Darrell was preceded in death by his father Stan Nelson in 1993 and nephew Erik Nelson in 1994.  

Allen Mortuary is in charge of funeral arrangements.  

Visitation will be held at Allen Mortuary on Friday, November 11, 2016 from 4:00-6:00p.m.  Graveside service will be held on Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 11:00a.m. at North Hilmar Cemetery 8710 N Tegner Rd. Hilmar, CA 95324.

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