Renea Nelson

December 22, 1943 ~ February 7, 2019 (age 75)


Farmington, NM

Renea R . Nelson

December 22, 1943 – February 7, 2019


Renea R. Nelson, 75, of Farmington, NM passed away on Thursday, February 7, 2019 in Farmington, NM. She was born on December 22, 1943 in Pueblo, CO to Zino & Ellen Furgason.

Renea was a self-employed business/restaurant owner. She enjoyed reading, game nights, spending time with family, arts/crafts and drawings. Renea always attended family events and activities; she will be missed by all.

Renea is preceded in death by her parents, Zino Furgason and Ellen Hendricks-Furgason; and grandma Rudolph.

Renea is survived by son, dale L Nelson Jr.; daughters, Lorena Nelson, Tonya Nelson and Heather Sexton; brothers, James Furgason and Harold Furgason; sister, Rose Brown; 13 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, February 15 at Aztec Church of the Nazarene, 1061 HWY 516, Aztec, NM.

Any donations can be made to or mailed to 37 Road 5457, Farmington, NM 87401.

Renea’s care is entrusted to Alternative Choice Funeral & Cremation, 804 N. Dustin Ave., 505-325-9611. Those who wish to express their condolences may do so at

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