It is with much sadness that we announce the passing of Nels in his home in Brooklyn Center, after a long and courageous battles with cancer, surrounded by his beloved friends and family on September 10, 2018.
He drove millions of miles as an owner/operator truck driver for over 50 years.
Preceded in death by wife, Irene.
Survived by children, Greg Sprouls and Lisa (Joe) Gallagher; grandchildren, Melia Gallagher and Paul (Amy) Gallagher; great grandchildren, Wyatt and Grace; and siblings, Derrrel, Kenneth, Darlene, Vilene, and Leona.
Memorial Service 12 noon Saturday, September 22, 2018, at Evans-Nordby Funeral Home, 34 2nd St. NE, Osseo, with visitation 1 hour prior to the service.
Memorials preferred to the American Cancer Society.
It is a place of compassion, sincerity, professionalism, and staff who go above and beyond their call of duty. Our family has sadly used both chapels over the past months. The caring did not stop after the services. They offer their continued compassion to adults and children. With grateful hearts thank you.