Friday, 25 May 2012 00:00
Arthur Nelson Jr., “Buddy,” of Huntington died on May 2, 2012. He was the beloved father of Tracie Vaughan (Dan), Timothy (Laurel) and Brian Nelson, and cherished brother of Diane Nelson, Kathy Mazur (Tom), Craig Nelson and the late Scott and Ricky. Buddy remained close to his former wife Patricia Nelson, and many loving nieces and nephews. Buddy was a longtime proprietor of Orlando’s Deli of Manhasset and an entrepreneur of many other business ventures. Buddy will be dearly missed by his family and friends.
Arrangements were made by the Roslyn Heights Funeral Home Inc., 75 Mineola Ave., Roslyn Heights. Donations can be made to Bethel Lutheran Brethren Church, memo to read Buddy Nelson Food Pantry.