Spr Leonard Glen “Len” Nelson (Ret’d)
We regret to advise of the death of Sapper Leonard Glen “Len” Nelson (Ret’d) at the Colonel Belcher Nursing Home in Calgary, AB on 15 January 2012 in his 92nd year.
Len grew up in the Ruthilda, SK area. He was a veteran of the Second World War who served with the Royal Canadian Engineers. The friendships he formed during this time he valued his whole life. After the war, he had a long career as a foreman for Westeel. Len was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion North Calgary Branch #264.
A memorial service will take place at Mountain View Funeral Home, 17th Avenue and Garden Road SE, Calgary on 17 February at 2:00 PM. Donations may be made to the Colonel Belcher Nursing Home, 1945 Veteran's Way NW Calgary.