Toby Ray Nelson. Age 59, of Peotone, passed away on Friday, August 26, 2016 at Presence St. Mary’s Hospital in Kankakee. He was born on December 4, 1956 in Harvey, IL; the son of the late Donald and Bobbi (Smith) Nelson. He was a truck driver.
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn M. (Miller) Nelson who he married on July 27, 1984 in Markham, IL. He is also survived by three children; Joshua Nelson of Lake in the Hills, Jessica (David) Finney of New Lenox, and Jason Nelson of Chicago; two grandchildren, Angelina Nelson and Alexander Finney; one sister, Terry (Steve) Sawatski of Huntley; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 30 at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home, 112 W. Main St. Peotone, IL from 2:00-7:00 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, August 30 at the Fedde-Helfrich-Cross Funeral Home at 7:00 p.m. Cremation rites will be accorded following services. Memorials to the family’s wishes would be appreciated.