South Jordan, Utah –

Joe Gilbert Nelson, age 83 passed away on, April 12th, 2022 at his home in South Jordan. He was born on March 16th, 1940 in Mount Pleasant, Iowa to Joseph T. Nelson, and Mela Cruz.

Joe loved Hunting, Fishing, and fixing cars. Joe was a people person, he loved talking to people, and people loved him.

Joe is survived by his seven sons Jerry, Marty, Allen, Timmy, Tommy, David, Tracy; and his two daughters Linda, and Judy. Joe is preceded in death by his wife Roberta Nelson.

A viewing will take place 9:00 AM Thursday, April 5, 2022 at Affordable Funerals & Cremations, 4387 S 500 W, Murray. Following the viewing, a graveside service will be held at Redwood Memorial Cemetery at 11:30 AM.



Thursday, May. 05, 2022 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Affordable Funerals & Cremations
4387 South 500 West
Murray, UT 84123

Graveside Service

Thursday, May. 05, 2022 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Redwood Memorial Cemetery
6500 South Redwood Rd
Taylorsville, UT 84123

Services Handled By

Affordable Funerals & Cremations - Salt Lake City
4387 South 500 West
Murray, UT

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Post Date

May 04, 2022

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Grandpa 💔😢😭😭😭 I can not even believe that you are gone. So many memories i will hold tight. Thank you for loving and taking care of me Always!! I will miss you sooooo much. Hug grandma and my dad for me FOREVER in my heart!! 💔

Jessica Davis , West Jordan, UT, US May 04, 2022