E. Jeanne Nelson age 79 of River Falls passed away peacefully Sunday, October 16, 2016 at the Christian Community Home in Hudson. Jeanne retired as a Sergeant at Minnesota Correctional Facility in Stillwater, MN. In her retirement, she enjoyed traveling, her grandchildren and spending time with her family. Jeanne is survived by her children, Charles (Roxane) Nelson of Ellsworth, Kris (Chris) Meirick of Prior Lake, MN, Douglas (Kimberly) Nelson of Prescott; 6 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; siblings, Carole (Gary) LaBelle; Jim (Gioia) Quist; and many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her son, Layne Nelson; mother, Arlene Quist; father, Ervin Quist; sister, Marilyn (Larry) McGrath and brother, Ronald Quist. A memorial visitation will be held Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 5-8 pm at Bakken-Young Funeral Home (805 E Division St.) River Falls. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of River Falls.