Daniel E. Nelson

September 5, 1953 ~ September 2, 2020 (age 66)


Daniel E. Nelson, 66, of Two Harbors, formerly of the Twin Cities, passed away on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at Waterview Shores in Two Harbors.

He was born on September 5, 1953 to Arlen and Marjorie (Kindgren) Nelson in Willmar.  Daniel grew up and attended schools in Alexandria and Bloomington.

In his free time, Daniel enjoyed hunting and fishing, watching hunting, fishing, and outdoor videos, and talking with all his good buddies.

Daniel is survived by his sisters, Debra, Diane, and Rebecca; daughters, Andrea (John) Meehan and Amy Gjerdingen; grandchildren, Hunter, Adeline, and Grant; and many nieces, nephews, and good friends.

Memorials may be directed to The O’Brien Biobank for Lung Research Fund @ or mailed to UMF, PO Box 860266, Minneapolis, MN 55486-0266.

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