Spencer Nelson

January 9, 1979 ~ May 18, 2021 (age 42)


Spencer Nelson, 42, of Hoopeston, passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at his home. He was born on January 9, 1979, the son of Gary and Eloise (Lohmeyer) Nelson. Spencer is survived by his parents; son Henry James Allen Nelson and daughter Hattie Michelle Grace Nelson of Bloomington; brothers Kory (Cindy Kiang) Nelson of Zionsville, IN and Adam (Alexsis) Nelson of Hoopeston; nephew Joey Volpe and niece Millie Nelson of Zionsville;  nephews Aiden Gredy-Nelson, Talan Gredy-Nelson, and Abram Nelson of Hoopeston; and loving companion, Megan Hardin of Fowler, IN.

 As a young boy, Spencer played baseball, football, basketball, and his favorite, soccer.  He graduated from Hoopeston Area High School where he wrestled and played soccer.  In his later years, Spencer was especially talented at mentoring and caring for his niece and nephews... and his pride and joy, Henry and Hattie.  Spencer will be dearly missed by his loved ones.

Per Spencer's wishes, there will be no funeral.  His family will have a celebration of his life at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, please feel welcome to contribute to your favorite charitable organization.

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