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Brosmer-Kemple Chapel
Sunday May 29th, 2016
10:00am - 2:00pm

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Funeral Ceremony

Brosmer-Kemple Chapel
Sunday May 29th, 2016

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Michael C. Nelson

Michael C. Nelson, 68 years young, of West Baden Springs, Indiana entered into eternal rest on May 24th, 2016 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany, Indiana.

He was born on October 4th, 1947 in Paoli, Indiana to Eugene and Juanita (Jones) Nelson.

He married Vivian Stackhouse on December 18th, 1965.

Michael was preceded in death by his father – Eugene Nelson and (1) Nephew – Brandon Albright.

He was a member of the Highland Chapel Church in West Baden Springs, Indiana and a lifetime member of the International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers Indiana/Kentucky BAC Local 4. He attended the Springs Valley High School.

Michael enjoyed fishing and coon hunting for many years with family and friends. With his bricklaying talent, he was always there to lend a helping hand when someone needed any type of masonry work.  Upon his retirement, he took up woodworking as a hobby crafting many pieces for family and friends.

He is survived by:

Mother Juanita (Jones) Nelson West Baden Springs, Indiana

Wife Vivian (Stackhouse) Nelson West Baden Springs, Indiana

(3) Daughters Mindy Parsons (Rusty) West Baden Springs, Indiana
Jenny Lawson (Steve) Paoli, Indiana
Toni Nelson Hardinsburg, Indiana

(4) Sisters Delila House (Harold) Sulfur, Indiana
Delonda York (Michael) New Albany, Indiana
Vonda Albright (Wesley) Shoals, Indiana
Camellia Albright (Dwayne) West Baden Springs, Indiana

(5) Grandchildren Jordan Parsons (Heather), Lauren Emmons (Nick), Kennedy Nelson, Karington Lawson and Ty Lawson

(2) Great-Grandchildren Pryce Emmons and Paislee Parsons

He also leaves behind several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law along with several nieces and nephews.

A Funeral Ceremony will be conducted by Pastor John Moffatt at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 29th, 2016 at the Brosmer-Kemple Chapel in French Lick, Indiana. Burial will follow in the Highland Chapel Cemetery.

Friends may call Sunday, May 29th, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at the Brosmer-Kemple Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Highland Chapel Cemetery Fund.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Homes, 9640 W. State Road 56, French Lick, Indiana 47432.
Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website – www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Michael Nelson, please visit our flower store.


Our thoughts & prayer's are with Mike'S family & prayer's.So sorry to hear about Mike's passing. God gained a wonderful angel

Rhonda Jean (Tuell) Ruby May 29 2016 12:00 AM

Our thoughts & prayer's are with Mike'sfamily & we are so sorry to hear about Mike's passing. God gained a wonderful angel

Rhonda Jean (Tuell) Ruby May 29 2016 12:00 AM

vivian and family, we are sorry for your loss, we use to see Mike outside working and he always waved and smiled and know he will be missed, your neighbors Paul and Rita Mathers.

paul mathers May 28 2016 12:00 AM

Vivian, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.  Love you my friend.

Dody Parks May 27 2016 12:00 AM

Vivian and family I am heartbroken for your loss.  Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers and may the peace of a lifetime of memories comfort you in the days to come.

Kim Rominger May 26 2016 12:00 AM

Our families' sincerest condolences to Vivian and Mikes' family at this time. Please know we are thinking of you all.

Lisa Coveyou and Mary Coveyou May 26 2016 12:00 AM

Vivian and family,  Please know we are praying for you while you fight to get through this fog of sadness.  Lean on the Lord and He will help get you to a better place.  You have a big loving family to support you and lot's of friends that love you very much. We sure do!
With Sympathy,
Lee and Brenda Huther

Brenda Huther May 25 2016 12:00 AM

Vivian, thinking of you with love and prayers in what I know is a very hard time for you and all of the family.

Sharon Clark May 25 2016 12:00 AM