Cover photo for Charles Richard Nelson's Obituary
Charles Richard Nelson Profile Photo
1937 Charlie Nelson 2023

Charles Richard Nelson

January 8, 1937 — July 23, 2023

North Bend

 

Charles Richard Nelson, 86, of North Bend, Ohio, passed away on July 23rd, 2023.  Charlie was born on January 8, 1937 to Ervin and Luella Nelson (nee Alexander). 

He was a co-founder of the Nelson Stark Company and many knew him as “Good Time Charlie”; a lover of racing jeeps and funny cars.

Charlie was pre-deceased by his parents, brothers Joe and Paul, daughter Pamela Kae Dickhaus, and Carolyn Jean Nelson, mother of his three children.

Charlie is survived by his long-time love, Donna Malecki, son Jay E. Nelson (Lori), daughter Jodi A. Nelson, sister, Bunny Smith (Charles), grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Services will be held at Dennis George Funeral Home in Cleves, Ohio on Friday, August 11, 2023.  Visitation 10 am until time of service at 12 pm; a private inurnment will follow.  A reception at Walt’s Hitching Post in Fort Wright, Kentucky from 4:30 pm until 9:00 pm will be held.

Donations may be made in his name to the Ohio Operating Engineers Apprentice fund by mailing a check to the following:

Ohio Operating Engineers

PO Box 12009

Columbus, OH 43212

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Charles Richard Nelson, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, August 11, 2023

10:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Dennis George Funeral Home

44 S Miami Ave, Cleves, OH 45002

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Memorial Service

Friday, August 11, 2023

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Dennis George Funeral Home

44 S Miami Ave, Cleves, OH 45002

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 1467

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree