Elna E. Nelson, age 79, of 401 Dakota Avenue; Gladstone died Monday evening, July 23rd, 2007 at home surrounded by many of her family members.
Elna was born February 26th, 1928 in Gladstone, the daughter of Andrew and Hilma (Basear) Anderson and was a life-long resident of Gladstone. After graduating from the Gladstone High School in 1946, she was employed at Alger-Delta Electric Cooperation and retired from there in 1980.
She married Glenn A Nelson July 9th, 1949 at First Lutheran Church of Gladstone. Glenn preceded her in death March 9th, 2005. Elna was an active member of the First Lutheran Church and was a member of the church choir for many years. In addition, she was a member of the