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Lynwood Nelson

September 5, 1950 — February 5, 2021

Lynwood Nelson

Cohoes-Lynwood G. Nelson, 70 passed away on Friday, February 5, 2021. Lynwood was born and raised in Schenectady. He worked for St. Mary’s Hospital in the Environmental Services Department.

Lynwood is survived by his mother Catherine Nelson of Florida and his children Latanya Nelson of Troy and Lynwood Nelson, Jr., of Troy, his seven grandchildren, three great grandchildren his siblings Ronald Nelson, Anthony Nelson, Jennie Paulk, Albert Paulk, Shawn Nelson and Dwayne Adams, also survived by many nieces and nephews and a host of family.

Lynwood was predeceased by his sister Teresa Nelson and his longtime companion Ernestine Hines.

Family and friends are invited and may call on Thursday February 11, 2021 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm at McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home 8 109th Street, Troy.

Services at 12 pm at funeral home for family only.

Burial Elmwood Hill Cemetery.

Please note CDC guidelines.

Please visit www.mcloughlinmason.com

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Visitation

Thursday, February 11, 2021

11:00am - 12:00pm (Eastern time)

McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home

8 109th St, Troy, NY 12182

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Funeral Service

Thursday, February 11, 2021

Starts at 12:00pm (Eastern time)

McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home

8 109th St, Troy, NY 12182

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Committal

Thursday, February 11, 2021

Starts at 1:00pm (Eastern time)

Elmwood Hill Cemetery

51 Belle Ave, Troy, NY 12180

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