Nelson L. Frost
MOUNT VERNON — Nelson L. Frost, 73, of Mount Vernon died Monday, April 7, 2008, at the Whispering Hills Care Center near Mount Vernon.
Nelson was born Sept. 18, 1934, in Mount Vernon to Francis and Ethel (Swihart) Frost and had spent his lifetime in the Mount Vernon area. He owned and operated Knox County Roofing in Mount Vernon until he retired. He was a hard worker and loving husband, father and great-grandfather.
Surviving are his daughter, Kim (Rick) Allen of Mount Vernon; his son, Rocky (Vicki) Frost of West Salem; three grandchildren, Jennifer Allen, Melanie Frost and Lucas Frost.
Besides his parents, Nelson was preceded in death by his wife, Wilma M. (Show) Frost, in 1993; and his son, John Frost, in 2008.
Friends may call Monday, April 14, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Graveside services will follow at 2:30 p.m. at St. Johns Cemetery near Mount Vernon.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.