Southbridge...Walter A. "Wally" Nelson, 57, passed away unexpectedly on November 7, 2018.
Family and friends are invited to remember Wally from 5-7PM on Friday, November 16, 2018, at Sansoucy Funeral Home, 40 Marcy Street, Southbridge, MA, with a Celebration of Life service at 6:30PM.
Wally was born in Whitinsville, MA to Gloria J. (St.Martin) Pallis and the late A. Walter Nelson. He graduated from Northbridge High Schol in 1979. He moved to Florida in 1981, and worked for a number of years as a mechanic which grew to his own business (East Coast Auto) in Palm Bay, FL.
He enjoyed friends, loved to fish, and had a sense of humor that carried through all of his conversations.
Wally leaves his siblings, Jo Ann Weldon and her husband Robert of Oxford, Wendy Lennon and her husband Gregory of Sturbridge; Jennifer Beebe and her husband Darren of Littleton, ME, Rick Nelson of Whitinsville; and Melanie Johnson of Charlton; his nephews, Anthony Tomanini and Nathan Lennon and a niece, Sophie Lennon. He also leaves aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Wally was preceded in death by his step-father, George Pallis and his former wife Elizabeth (Ray) Nelson.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to a charity of your choice in Wally's memory