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Bethel Church
Saturday October 16th, 2021
3:00pm - 5:00pm

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Sunday October 17th, 2021
3:00pm

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Nelson R. Wilder

35 year old, Nelson R. Wilder, of Wheatfield, passed away October 13, 2021.

Nelson was born on September 30, 1986, in Valparaiso, Indiana. Nelson graduated from Kankakee Valley High School, class of 2005. He married the love of his life, Jacquelyn Hamstra on June 7, 2008, at Hamstra Gardens in Wheatfield, Indiana. Nelson was an Industrial Sales Account Manager for Walter Scheid, Inc. He was a member of Bethel Church in Crown Point, Indiana, where he was very active with the Praise Team.

Nelson is survived by his family: wife: Jacquelyn, children: Gracie and Caleb, siblings: Scot Wilder, Abigail (Craig) Antkowiak, and Hannah Wilder, parents: Wayne Wilder and Wendy Van Bruggen-Przybylski, grandmother: Jane Grecula, grandparents: Wes & Judy Van Bruggen, mother & father-in-law: Gary & Karen Hamstra, sister-in-law: Jamie (Jeff) Schepel, 2 nephews: Luke & Levi, grandparents-in-law: Wilbert & Peggy Hamstra.

Nelson was preceded in death by his grandfather: Billy Wilder.

Friends are invited to visit with the family from 3:00 until 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at the Bethel Church, 10202 Broadway, Crown Point, Indiana. Funeral services will take place at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 17, 2021, at the church with Pastor Dan Jacobsen, officiating.


In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Bethel Church for the Century Worship Group.




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Our deepest sympathies to Nelson's family. May God surround you, carry you, comfort and keep you in the coming days.. Praying that God will bring sweet memories to you of Nelson. Lifting you up to our Heavenly Father. This is not goodbye, but see you later.

wanda knip and family Oct 23 2021 8:30 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Nelson Wilder

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A candle was lit in memory of Nelson Wilder

Cortnie Owen Oct 19 2021 11:23 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nelson Wilder

Mark and Debi VanDerMolen Oct 19 2021 10:13 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nelson Wilder

Matt McMahan & Sara Whitcomb Oct 18 2021 4:54 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Nelson Wilder

Guy and Gwyn Oct 18 2021 12:44 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Nelson Wilder

Jennifer Fisher Oct 17 2021 9:36 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Nelson Wilder

Rosco & Pat Hilton Oct 17 2021 7:27 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Nelson Wilder

Andy Darling Oct 17 2021 8:45 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nelson Wilder

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