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Christine L. Nelson

January 5, 1951 ~ November 7, 2019 (age 68)


Christine L. Nelson, 68, of Moline, formerly of Geneseo, passed away on Thursday, November 7, 2019, in the ICU at Unity Point Health – Trinity Rock Island.  A funeral service to celebrate her life will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, November 11, 2019, at First Lutheran Church, Geneseo.  Reverend Laura Kamprath will officiate.  Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 1 – 3 p.m., on Sunday, at Vandemore Funeral Homes & Crematory – Geneseo Chapel.  Memorials may be directed to The Arc of the Quad Cities.


Christine was born on January 5, 1951, the daughter of H. Willard and Janice (Smith) Nelson, in Geneseo.  She resided in a group home and attended Opportunity Center, both administered by The Arc of the Quad Cities.  She enjoyed spending time with her family at holidays and family gatherings.


Those left to cherish her memory include her mother, Janice Nelson; sister, Jane (Steve) Alexander, Geneseo; brothers, Bill (Theresa) Nelson, Geneseo, Thomas (Joan) Nelshoppen, Urbana, IL; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.


She was preceded in death by her father, H. Willard Nelson.


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 Service Program


November 10, 2019

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Vandemore Funeral Home, Geneseo
580 E Ogden Avenue
Geneseo, Illinois 61254

Funeral Service
November 11, 2019

10:30 AM
First Lutheran Church Geneseo
114 E Main St
Geneseo, IL 61254

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