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Obituary: Eliot Daniel Nelson

Nelson, Eliot Daniel 83, of Acton, formerly of Concord, Aug. 12, 2014. Beloved husband of 62 years to the day of Joan E. (Christensen) Nelson. Father of Eliot D. Nelson Jr. & wife Janet of Pepperell, Deborah Jean Lane of NC, the late Mark Bradford Nelson, & Jeffrey Nelson & wife Marina of Acton. Grandfather of Audrey & Robin Nelson; Heather Rudkowski, Diane Lawton, Gina and Tyler Colosi; Erica Longley, Brad, Amy & Zachary Nelson; & Samantha & Kristina Nelson. Brother of the late Ralph B. Nelson, Jr. & the late Stanley E. Nelson. Also survived by 16 great-grandchildren & a large extended family. Visiting Sun. Aug 17th from 4-8pm at the Acton Funeral Home, 470 Massachusetts Ave (Rte 111) ...
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Obituary: Raymond B. Tourtellot

TOURTELLOT, Raymond B. Of Acton, formerly of Winchester, Aug. 8. Age 87. Husband of the late Emily (Hanson) Tourtellot. Father of Bruce Tourtellot and his wife Catherine of Pepperell, Jane Hanson of Gilbert, AZ, Joan Brownell and her husband Peter of Wilmington, and Suzanne Shelton and her husband Brian of Lake George, CO. Grandfather of Jeanne Brownell of Calcium, NY, Peter Brownell Jr. of Wilmington, Brett Shelton of Spokane, WA, and Daniel and Alison Tourtellot of Pepperell. Brother of Richard Tourtellot of Hampton, NH. A funeral service will be held at the First Congregational Church, Ripley Chapel, 21 Church St., Winchester on Thursday, Aug. 14 at 10:00 a.m. Visiting hours at the Graham Funeral Home, 3 Arlington Rd. (Cor. of ...
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