Idaho State Journal, 01/23/07
ST. JOHN — Nellie May Illum Nelson, 89, of Ogden, Utah, and former St. John, Idaho resident, passed away at her home in Ogden on Friday, January 19, 2007. She was born March 13, 1917, in St. John, Idaho, a daughter of Sevil and Eleanor Beard Illum. She married Ross Dana Nelson in Ogden, and they had resided there for many years. Mr. Nelson passed away in 1998.
She is survived by a daughter, Eleanor Kerbs, a granddaughter, Kotinca (Chad) Slade, and three greatgrandchildren, all of Ramona, Calif. She is also survived by her sister-inlaw of St. John, Idaho, Glenna Illum.
Services will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2007, at noon in the Horsley Funeral Home, 132 W. 300 N., Malad, Idaho. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday prior to services from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Burial will follow in the St. John Cemetery