Wilbur Preston "Presty" Nelson1925 ~ 2012OREM, UTW. Preston Nelson, 86, loving husband, father, and grandfather, passed away Monday, January 9, 2012. He was born on March 28, 1925 in Cardston, Alberta, Canada, a son of Darrel and Mary Nelson. He was raised in Alberta and moved to Montana in 1963. He was a carpenter by trade but also loved to cook. He served in the Royal Canadian Navy during World War II.He married Dorothy Jensen on September 25, 1946 in the Alberta Temple. He was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.He is survived by his daughters, Brenda (Marvin), Carol (Edwin) and Deanna (Tom), and sons, Evan, Gary and Howie (Sharon) and 24 grandchildren and many great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, and infant son, Allen.Family and friends may visit on Saturday, January 14, 2012, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the Lindon 4th Ward Chapel, 731 E. Center St., Lindon, Utah. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. at the same location. Interment, Lindon City Cemetery. Condolences may be made to the family at: www.walkerfamilymortuary.com