Nelson R. Paull, age 85, of Rogers City, passed away at home on Nov. 28, 2019.

He was born in Hawks on Nov. 12, 1934 to Herbert and Berthina (Smith) Paull. On May 28, 1955 Nelson married Iris Berg at St. John Lutheran Church in Rogers City. He retired from Stoneport 1996. He enjoyed hunting and spending time on Drummond Island.

He is survived by three daughters, Lori (James) Leow, of Rogers City, Lynn (Matthew) Ochs, of Highland, and Erin (Jon) Rickle, of Highland; one son, Charles (Christine) Paull, of Rogers City; 10 grandchildren, Dan (Ashley), Tim, Ashley, Jason, Jared, Brendon, Nathaniel, Amanda (Bryan), Ely and Ashley; three great-grandchildren, Lacey, Alex and Ellowyn.

Nelson was preceded in death by his wife, Iris on Oct. 10, 2004; three sisters, Harriette (Frank) Walter, Lois “Verna” (Florian) Orban and Vera (Kenneth) Link; two brothers, Lewis (Frieda) Paull and Richard (Eva) Paull.

Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Sunday, Dec. 1 from 4-8 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Visitation will continue at the funeral home on Monday from 9 a.m. until time of his funeral at 10 a.m. with Pastor Jeffery J. Luplow officiating.

Burial will take place at 11 a.m. on Tuesday in the Drummond Island Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rogers City.

Online condolences may be addressed through www.beckfuneralhome.org.