Robert (Bob) E. Nelson, 68, of Bear River City, died Saturday, July 28, 2012, in Idaho Falls, Idaho, while on vacation with family. The funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 3, at the Bear River Ward Chapel, 5870 N. 4700 West. The family will receive friends and relatives from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, at Gillies Funeral Chapel, 634 E. 200 South, Brigham City, and at the church Friday before the funeral, from 9:15 a.m. to 10:40 a.m. Interment, Bear River City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the fight against diabetes. Donations can be made to American Diabetes Association in memory of Bob Nelson, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312 or online at donations.diabetes.org/. Post condolences at www.gilliesfuneralchapel.com. See the complete obituary in the Standard-Examiner's e-edition.