Sorry to report the passing of Harold T Nelsen, Class of 1946
Married Evelyn Rhino, Class of 1948.
Date of Marriage: 6/4/1949
Harold T. Nelsen
November 8, 1928 – October 16, 2015
Harold “Harry” T. Nelsen, 86, of Bonita Springs, FL, died Friday, October 16, 2015. Formerly of Barrington, IL, he had been a Bonita resident since 1991. He was born November 8, 1928 in Chicago, IL, the son of Nels and Violette (née Byhring) Nelsen.
Harry married his high school sweetheart, Evelyn “Evie” in 1949. Soon after they married and began growing their family, Harry built their dream home in Barrington, Illinois. From 1962 until retirement, they raised their three boys, made friends, and socialized with their family, friends, and neighbors in their neighborhood known as Timberlake.
During Harry’s working years, he started working with his father, Nels, in the Painting and Decorating business in Chicago until his father’s unti