On Oct. 7, 2022, Ora Beth Nelson passed away peacefully at age 88. Ora Beth was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She had many friends and she loved playing bridge. Her life was full of fun, hosting parties, especially an annual Halloween Costume Bridge Day. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her two children, Andy Nelson, of Arnold, and Cindy Nelson, of San Leandro; her four grandchildren, Cooper (Adrienne) Quintin, of San Leandro, Sean Nelson and Kacey (Staci) Nelson, of Murphys, and Henry Bates of Napa, California; and three great-grandchildren.
Ora Beth was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Carl M. Nelson, in October 2015.
Private family services will be held in remembrance.