Deane G. Nelsen age 81 of Seabrook died, Monday, April 9, 2012 at his residence in Seabrook. Funeral services with military honors are 5:00 pm Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Carnes Brothers Funeral Home in Galveston. The family will receive visitors beginning at 4:00 pm.
Born November 26, 1930 in Sioux City, Iowa to Jens P. and Gertrude E. Nelsen, Deane was a communications engineer with AT & T Communications retiring after many years of service. He was a U. S. Marine Corp veteran of the Korean War.
Survivors include wife, Cecelia E. Canales; daughters, Lori Janovec and Lisa Mallory; son, Deane Steven Nelsen; sisters, Phyllis Walls and Ardis White; grandchildren, Lori and Lisa Nelsen, Erin Janovec and Kristen Hamrick, Jesse Mallory and Chelsea Mallory. And numerous great grandchildren.