Albert Nelson Horton of Dunstable
He was married to Leslie Horton with whom he celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 14, 2016.
Born in Nova Scotia, Canada he was the son of the late Albert and Evelyn Horton. He graduated from Chelmsford High School with the class of 1964.
Nelson retired in 2009 from Polaroid of Waltham where he worked as an electrician for over 30 years.
Nelson loved his family and was a loyal friend to many. He had an infectious laugh, loved to tell stories, and was always willing to go on an impromptu adventure. Nelson was happiest outdoors. He was an avid beekeeper for 20 years, and was a member of several area sportsmen’s clubs. Nelson lived his life to the fullest, and he cherished the time he spent hunting and fishing with his family and friends.
Besides his wife he is survived by his daughter, Kelli Horton Prodanas and her husband, Gregory Prodanas of Salem, MA; brothers, Frederick and his wife, Kaye Horton Sr. of Hudson, MA and LeRoy and his wife, Cheryl Horton of Westford; sisters, Joan Pedersen of Lowell and Dawna and her husband, Alec Vlahos of Cheshire, CT and many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours Thurs. 4 to 7 P.M. at the DOLAN FUNERAL HOME, 106 MIDDLESEX ST. CHELMSFORD, MA. A private memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family. Memorials may be made in his memory to a charity of one’s choice. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.