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Obituaries

Ben Nelson

OHIO — Ben E. Nelson, 69, of Ohio passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Services will be at 5 p.m. Tuesday at the Norberg Memorial Home, Princeton, with Pastor Doug Sopher officiating.

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