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Elizabeth A. “Sissy” (Gosman) Nelson

Posted: Tuesday, Feb 5th, 2013

CLINTON — Elizabeth A. “Sissy” (Gosman) Nelson, 50, of Clinton, passed away at 8:45 a.m. on February 1, 2013 at her home.

A visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. today, Tuesday, February 5, at Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton. Services will be held today at 11 a.m. at Calvert’s, J. Kent Hickerson officiating. Family requests casual attire. Interment will be at Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wapella, Ill.

Elizabeth was born on April 25, 1962 in Madison, Tenn., daughter of William “Jack” Gosman and Collette Ringwald. She married Bruce D. Nelson on June 10, 1989 in Clinton. He survives.

Also surviving are children Jeremy (Brie) Nelson, Collinsville, Ill.; Amy Nelson, Brooklyn, N.Y., and Benjamin Nelson, Santa Monica, Calif.; three grandchildren Maya, Edward “Teddy” and McKenzie, two brothers Mike Gosman and Greg Gosman, both of Madison, Tenn.; one sister Antoinette “Toni” Eichel, Bloomington, Ill., and four dogs Buster, Sophie, Henry and Katy.

Her parents and one sister Mary preceded her in death.

She worked in the nuclear power industry and enjoyed her work.

Online condolences may be offered at www.calvertmemorial.com.

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