Andrew Nelson

Andrew Walfrid "Pappy" Nelson

1966 - 2022

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Obituary of Andrew Walfrid Nelson

Andrew "Pappy" Nelson


Passed away at Lakeridge Health Bowmanville on Sunday October 16th, 2022 at the age of 56 years.


Beloved husband of Deanna Kearns.  Loving father of Brittany Nelson (Connor Power) and grandpa of Peyton.  Lovingly remembered by his step-sons Corey Kearns and Kyle Kearns and step-granddaughter Skylar.  Pappy is survived by his sister Vivian and step-mother Heather Nelson.  He is predeceased by his father, Lloyd, mother Arline and brother Lloyd Jr.  Dear son in law to Douglas Johnston (the late Kathleen Johnston) and brother in law to Michelle Burns and Daniel Johnston.  He will be sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.


Pappy was a well loved man who enjoyed spending time with his family, especially around the campfire at the trailer.  He was a hard worker and a passionate Toronto Maple Leafs fan!!


A Celebration of Pappy’s life will be held at a later date.  Arrangements entrusted to NORTHCUTT ELLIOTT FUNERAL HOME, 53 Division Street North, Bowmanville. Memorial Donations may be made to The Canadian Liver Foundation.