Robert Gene Nelson

February 6, 1935 ~ January 12, 2019 (age 83)
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Nelson, Robert "Gene" age 83 of Cave Creek, Arizona passed away on January 12th. Gene is preceded in death by daughter Sherri. Survived by wife Barbara (nee Canon); sons Terry Nelson and Roy Nelson;  daughter Pam Wade.  Gene was a member of the Masonic White River Lodge # 62 and the Mizpah Chapter #57 Order of Eastern Star in Show Low, Arizona.  He earned a Bachelor's  and Master's degree from Western New Mexico University and taught for 34 years in New Mexico, Guam and Arizona.

Funeral Service Monday, January 21st at 10:00 am at Messinger Pinnacle Peak Mortuary 8555 E Pinnacle Peak Rd in Scottsdale with a visitation one hour prior to service. Interment  Monday, January 21st at 1:00 pm at Paradise Memorial Gardens in Scottsdale.  

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