David W. Nelson, 70, of Sharpsville passed away on Sunday, March 5, 2023. He was born March 19, 1952 to the late C. W. ‘Bill’ Nelson and Margie (Markell) Nelson. David graduated from Sharpsville High School. He then entered the military and served in Darmstadt, Germany in the early 1970s before receiving an honorable discharge. David attended Penn State University, Shenango Campus and was employed in the food service industry for many years in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and California. He was baptized and a member at Sharpsville First Presbyterian Church.
David was the brother of Susan (Larry) Davies, Barry (Christine) Nelson; and uncle of Bill Nelson, Brittany (Ian) Forbis, and Barry and Brandi Salizzoni.
David received a Christian service, and burial in the Veterans section of Hillcrest Cemetery in Hermitage, PA. Services were held through Spencer D. Geibel Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 140 New Castle Rd., Butler, PA 16001. WWW.SPENCERDGEIBEL.COM.
In lieu of flowers, donations in David’s memory may be made to Saints Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church Food Pantry, 699 Stambaugh Ave., Sharon, PA 16146 or the backpack program at First Presbyterian Church, 603 West Ridge Ave., Sharpsville, PA 16150