Services for Chad Nelson

Services for Chad Nelson
Chad Nelson, age 48, of Bagley, MN, passed away on Wednesday, May 4th, at Altru Hospital in Grand Forks, ND. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 17th, at Zion Lutheran Church of Eddy Township, rural Bagley, MN, with the Rev. Randy McGuire officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Family will greet friends for one hour prior to the service on Tuesday (17th) at the church. Arrangements are with Carlin Family Funeral Service of Fosston and messages of condolence may be shared at  
Chad Matthew Nelson was born on October 6, 1973, in Bagley, Minnesota to parents Gary and Maxine (Solheim) Nelson. He was baptized and confirmed at Zion Lutheran Church in Eddy Township and graduated from Bagley High School in 1992. 
 After high school, Chad began his career in trucking by hauling grain in the Bagley area. Then, he and his father went into business together, purchasing their own trucks. Chad hauled hot oil for the next 6 years.  Currently he was driving for FreightEx where he had worked for many years. He and his fiancé were living in Goodridge, Minnesota. 
Chad liked driving nearly anything that had a motor. whether it was a lawn mower or a big rig or anything in between. He especially loved riding motorcycle. He also enjoyed fishing. 
Chad had a good sense of humor and loved to tease (especially his nieces and nephews). He will be remembered as a kind soul who would lend a helping hand to anyone in need. He will be dearly missed by his family and many friends.
Survivors include his fiancé, Nichole Glenn of Goodridge, MN; two daughters, Nitasha Worley of Plymouth, and Cassie Nelson (Tyler Marty) of Bagley, MN; two step children, Paige (Emmie) Fenney of Kennedy, MN, and Tyler Smith of Thief River Falls, MN; grandchildren, Isaac Grondin and Josiah Karst.
Also surviving are Chad’s siblings, Rhonda Nelson of Bagley, MN, and Erick (Wendy) Nelson of Bagley, MN; five nieces and nephews; aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his infant brother, Darin; his maternal and paternal grandparents; and one aunt, Corrine Solheim. 

Richards Publishing

P.O. Box 159
239 2nd Ave
Gonvick, MN 56644
Telephone: (218) 487-5225

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