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Mary Anne Nelson Obituary

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With heavy hearts, we announce the death of Mary Anne Nelson of Marietta, Minnesota, who passed away on October 11, 2021 at the age of 91. Family and friends are welcome to send flowers or leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.

She was predeceased by : her former husband Ward Shepherd of Washington, D. C.; her husband Harvey Nelson; her daughter Mary Elizabeth Shepherd; and her siblings, Theodore, Roy, Wallace (Buck), Shelby, Pearl Krause Watt, Ruth Banwarth and Jean Knipe Hinsvark.

She is survived by : her children, Ole Shepherd of St. James, MN, Wesley Shepherd (Joyce) of Marietta, MN, AnnaMarie Schubert (Dan) of Elizabeth, MN, Kent Shepherd of Marshall, MN and Tina Hawkins (Lane) of Renner, SD; her step-children, Doug Nelson (Marilyn) of Gary, SD, Sandy Law (David) of Watertown, SD and Shirley Pederson of Marietta, MN; and her cousin Gardner Washburn. She is also survived by several grandchildren, great grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation was held on Friday, October 15th 2021 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Houseman Funeral Home, Birk Chapel (111 5th St E, Canby, MN 56220). A prayer was held on Friday, October 15th 2021 at 7:00 PM at the same location. A funeral service was held on Saturday, October 16th 2021 at 11:00 AM at the United Methodist Church.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Houseman And Birk Funeral Homes



Fri

Oct 15

Visitation

Houseman Funeral Home, Birk Chapel
111 5th St E, Canby, MN 56220

Fri

Oct 15

Prayer

Houseman Funeral Home, Birk Chapel
111 5th St E, Canby, MN 56220

Sat

Oct 16

Funeral service

United Methodist Church

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