January 30, 2015
Deborah K. Nelson entered into rest on January 30, 2015 at age 56 years, 3 months, and 4 days at Good Shepherd Home in Blair, NE after a long battle with cancer. Visitation will be Friday Feb. 6 from 6:00-8:00 P.M. at Campbell Aman Funeral Home and a Celebration of her Life will be held on Saturday Feb. 7 at 10:30 A.M. at Grace United Methodist Church in Kennard. Deborah Kay Tichota was born on October 26, 1958 to Robert J. and Jennie L. Tichota in Blair. Debbie graduated from Blair High School in 1977. She married Randall Nelson on June 19, 1982. She worked in accounting for Hinky Dinky Stores in Blair and Fremont for 22 years, and then received an Associates Degree in Accounting at age 42. Debbie then worked for Elan Home Furnishings, and Doll Construction in Omaha. Debbie enjoyed playing softball and golf, and also boating on the Missouri River. She was a 4-H Leader, Youth Group Leader at Grace Church, and helped organize funding for campers to attend Camp Fontanelle. She made sure that every kid had an opportunity to attend camp. She also served as Secretary/Treasurer at Grace Church for 7 years and was a member of the Administrative Board and L.O.E. Debbie was also very active in her daughters' lives coaching volleyball and coordinating dance activities, and made many wonderful friends traveling to volleyball tournaments in several states. She also loved to go camping and took many "Girl Trips" to the Lakes. Debbie is survived by Husband, Randall Nelson of Blair, Daughters Katarina Kay Nelson of Minneapolis, MN; and Natalie Ann Nelson of Blair; her Parents, Robert and Jennie Tichota; Sisters Marian (Ernie) Porter of Nevis, MN, and Brenda (Pat) Jenny of Blair; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her Grandparents Raymond and Mildred Tichota, Marion "Mac" and Jennie B. McMullin, a sister Jennie Lynn Tichota, cousin Monte K. Lund, and nephew Brett Philip Nelson. Debbie had an unwaivering belief in Angels, loved the Christmas Season; and she had a close personal relationship with Jesus. She will be missed by all who knew her. The family requests in lieu of flowers, gifts of love to Camp Fontanelle or Grace United Methodist Church in Kennard, NE.
Deborah K. Nelson entered into rest on January 30, 2015 at age 56 years, 3 months, and 4 days at Good Shepherd Home in Blair, NE after a long battle with cancer. Visitation will be Friday Feb. 6 from 6:00-8:00 P.M. at Campbell Aman Funeral Home... View Obituary & Service Information
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