Nellie Powleson (24 Nov 1916 - 19 Mar 2015)
In loving memory of the late Nellie Powleson who sadly passed away on 19th March 2015 aged 98 years.
Nellie was born in West Derby, Liverpool on 24th November 1916. Nellie had a brother called John (Jack). Nellie enjoyed ballet, dance , music and going on holiday abroad. She worked at a shipping firm as a clerk. Nellie's mum was also called Nellie but used the surname Griffiths. Nellie's maiden name was Campbell prior to marrying Harold George Powleson who was a director of a Liverpool warehouse shipping firm. Nellie was step mum to Sybil, Harold, Arthur, Lionel, Joyce and mother to Jean and Mark. Nellie was grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother to an extended family. Later on in her life she enjoyed gardening, sewing and visiting friends. Nellie was very independent and determined herself but still thought about and supported others.
A Funeral service to celebrate Nellie's life will take place on 8th April at Blacon Crematorium at 10:40am - bright clothing welcome. Family flowers only but donations to Ellesmere Port Cottage Hospital or Curzon House, Saltney, Chester.