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Nelson Jerome Armbrester

April 27, 1977 June 25, 2020
Nelson Jerome Armbrester
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Obituary for Nelson Jerome Armbrester

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Obituary – Nelson Jerome Armbrester, Jr.

Nelson Jerome Armbrester, Jr., age 43, of Humeston, Iowa, the son of Nelson Jerome and Roxanne Jane (Forbes) Armbrester, was born April 27, 1977, in Wilmington, Delaware. He died in Humeston on June 25, 2020.

Nelson grew up in Delaware and attended William Penn School. He played football and baseball while at Roosevelt High School in Des Moines, Iowa. He graduated in 1995. He attended Des Moines Area Community College for a semester, then started working various jobs including a beer distribution facility, HyVee grocery warehouse, a security company, a concrete company, and a vending machine maker.

In his free time, Nelson enjoyed fishing, listening to music, especially classic rock, blues, Bob Dylan, and the Dave Matthews Band, reading, writing poetry and his fiction book, drawing, and riding his motorcycle.

Preceding him in death were his grandparents; and his dad. Survivors include his mother, Roxie Armbrester of Humeston, Iowa; brothers, Kevin Armbrester and Joe Armbrester; nephew, John Armbrester; aunt, Diane Faulkner of Maryland; uncle, Stewart Forbes, Jr. of Delaware; and other relatives and friends.

A memorial gathering will be held at a later date. Arrangements were through the Slade – O’Donnell Funeral Home in Leon, Iowa.

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