Nelson L. Frost

September 18, 1934 ‒ April 07, 2008

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Nelson L. Frost, age 73, of Mount Vernon, died Monday April 7, 2008 at the Whispering Hills Care Center near Mount Vernon. Nelson was born September 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, 2008 from 1pm to 2pm at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Graveside services will follow at 2:30 pm at Saint Johns Cemetery near Mount Vernon.

Memorial contributions can be made to: Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com