Daniel Kenneth Nelson

09/03/1961 - 04/02/2023


Obituary For Daniel Kenneth Nelson

March 9, 1961 – February 4, 2023

Daniel Kenneth Nelson passed away peacefully at home on February 4, 2023, surrounded by love and family at the young age of 61 years.

Dan lived life to the fullest, never letting anything slow him down. He had a passion for his Harley, camping, his grandchildren and pets, and he loved his building projects. One of his greatest joys was time with his close friends, playing cards. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

Dan is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Teresa (Maddigan) Nelson; his children, Chris (Loriann) Nelson, Charity (Steven) Chaulk, Justin Nelson, Bret Nelson, Kerrie Nelson and Alysa (Sam) Nelson as well as his 8 grandchildren Jordan, Leah, Oliver, Crosby, Sawyer, Tobias, Elliot and Connor.

Dan was predeceased by his parents Ken Nelson and Vivian McDonald and Teresa’s parents Leonard and Celine Maddigan.

A funeral service for Dan will be held on Saturday, February 11th at 2pm at Bear Creek Funeral Home 11802 99 Avenue Grande Prairie.

Memorial donations in honor of Dan can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society 325 Manning Road NE Calgary AB T2E 8K4

Care entrusted to Bear Creek Funeral Home 780 830 7742

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  • 01/03/2023

    Condolences to Teresa and family. Dave Callan.

  • 11/02/2023

  • 11/02/2023

    I was truly sorry to hear this about Dan Teresa. Hugs and prayers for you all during this time of grief and loss. Never an easy journey for us left behind with the hole so open and vulnerable to this great hurt in our hearts. Love to you all. Heather Carpenter.

  • 10/02/2023

    Teresa and family so sorry to hear about your loss of Dan, may you find peace and comfort. Cherish those memories you have of him

  • 10/02/2023

    Heartfelt Condolences to all of you, Teresa and family. Rest In Paradise, Dan.

  • 09/02/2023

    Teresa, my heart breaks for you and your family. Hugs to all. Memories last a lifetime and can never be taken away.

  • 08/02/2023

    Sorry for your loss Teresa, our thoughts are with you. Rhonda and Jerald.

  • 07/02/2023

    Grant and I share our deepest condolences with you and all of your family Teresa. May you find peace and comfort in the memories held close to your heart. Love Jody

  • 07/02/2023

    Dear Teresa, Neil & I are so sorry to read the loss about of your hubby, Danny. We offer our deepest condolences and hugs. Neil & Debbie Gustavson

  • 07/02/2023

    Condolences to you Teresa and your children and grandchildren. May you find comfort and support from those closest to you. Jay & Janice Lanti

  • 07/02/2023

    Condolences to you Teresa and family my heart hurts for you all hugs to all

  • 07/02/2023

    Teresa, So sorry to hear about Dan.We are thinking of you. Phil and Margaret Briard

  • 07/02/2023

    Our condolences to the whole family. May you find peace and comfort in each other in the time to come. Love Paul and Tanice.

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