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Dee Ann Nelson

Died: Mon., Oct. 13, 2014

Memorial Gathering

11:00 AM Sat., Nov. 01, 2014
Location: LDS Church Walnut St (Jefferson & Walnut)

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Dee Ann Nelson, 63, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014 at Ashley Manor Care Center in Chubbuck, ID.

She was born in Pocatello on April 4, 1951 to Lloyd H. Hill and Delcia T. (Lowe) Hill. The family moved to Montpelier in 1959. Dee Ann attended high school and made many close friends while there. The family moved back to Pocatello in 1969 and she finished school at Highland where she was a Lassie.

Dee Ann married Dave L. Nelson on December 13, 1969 in Salt Lake City. They had one daughter, Sheri Ann Nelson, born on June 23, 1970. They were later divorced. Dee Ann lived in Costa Rica for several years.

Dee Ann moved to Bellingham, Washington where she met and married Farron Arana Figaroa on December 19, 2002. They were later divorced.

Dee Ann is survived by her daughter, Sheri Ann Nelson, Las Vegas, Nevada; two grandchildren, Jamie and Joseph, Seattle, Washington; mother, Delcia T. Hill, Pocatello, ID; siblings, Gordon (Paula) Hill, Chubbuck, ID, Brenda Bolton, Pocatello, ID, Terri Lin (John) Ward, Florida, David (Gaileen) Hill, Pocatello, ID, Julie Dee (Earl) Anderson, Morgan, Utah,  and Judy (Floyd) Cornelison, Wasilla, Alaska.

She was preceded in death by her father, Lloyd H. Hill of Pocatello, ID.

Her brother Gordon said of her, “Dee Ann received the same sized candle that we all received; she just burned hers a lot faster.”

A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, November 1, 2014 from 11 AM to 1 PM at the LDS Church, 954 E. Walnut St, Pocatello, ID 83201.

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   Posted Fri October 24, 2014
I was so very sorry to read of you loss. Death is a devastating experience for a family to go through. Please take comfort in knowing others care and especially our heavenly Father, he is near to all- 2 Corinthians 1:3,4

Dave Hirschi
   Posted Tue October 28, 2014
Please accept my heartfelt condolences on the passing of Dee Ann. I fondly remember many happy days in Montpelier spent with members of your family. Dee Ann was a treasured classmate and special friend. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this tender time.

Brent hyldahl
   Posted Wed October 29, 2014
Shelley and I were saddened to hear off Dee Ann's passing. We send our deep felt condolences to all the family. We treasure all the great memories from times past in Montpelier and the friendships that were enjoyed.

Sandra Lemmon Orton
   Posted Sun November 02, 2014
To Gordon and Paula Hill,
I am so very sorry for your loss.

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