Nelson E. Alleman, 94 years old, formerly of Elliottsburg, passed away Sunday, August 30, 2015 at the Kinkora Pythian Home in Duncannon. He was born April 29, 1921 in Hummelstown to Nelson J. and Margaret (Bonawitz) Alleman. He was an Army Veteran of WW II. He was retired from Bethlehem Steel and had attended the New Bloomfield United Methodist Church.
Nelson is survived by his wife Anna Alleman; sons, Nelson Alleman Jr.(Connie) of Horntown, Va., Michael Alleman (Sue) of Elliottsburg, Douglas Alleman (Sandy) of Liverpool and Stephen Alleman (Wendy) of Elliottsburg; daughters, Karen Kern of Elliottsburg and Sandy Zeigler (Roy) of Thompsontown; brother, John Alleman of Hummelstown; his best friend, Harry Welcomer; 12 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Bonnie Alleman; brothers, Roger, Walter and Marlin Alleman and sister Pauline Derr.
A viewing for Nelson will be held Thursday from 6-8 PM from the David Myers Funeral Home, Walnut Street, Newport and a Graveside Service on Friday at 11 AM at the Highspire Cemetery in Highspire.
In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to the Alzheimers Asso., 3544 N. Progress Avenue Suite 205, Harrisburg, Pa. 17110.