Margaret M. Nelson, 93, of Overland Park, KS, passed away Jan. 15, 2013. Visitation will be held Wednesday, Jan. 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Hansen Funeral Home in Vermillion. Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 24 at St. Agnes Catholic Church, Vermillion. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Margaret was born Jan. 8, 1920, in Mitchell to Ross and Martina (Ahern) Fowler. She graduated from Vermillion High School. Margaret worked for many years in the doctors' offices in Vermillion as an assistant.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Nelson; two sisters; and an infant son, Tommy.
She is survived by two sons, Dick Nelson and wife, Ruby, and Jim Nelson and wife, Leslie; and daughter, Nancy Hecker. She is also survived by nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Donations may be made in lieu of flowers to St. Agnes Catholic Church, Vermillion, SD. Condolences may be left at www.amosfamily.com (Amos Family Funeral Home and Crematory 913-631-5566).