Boats 06

Nelson P Thornton

February 14, 2021

Obituary Image


Nelson Padgett Thornton, passed away the morning of February 14, 2021, reuniting with his valentine, Mae, in heaven. Nelson and Mae were married almost 60 years when Mae passed suddenly 10 months ago. Nelson is survived by his daughters Deborah Lee and Brenda Lamka; grandchildren April Lee, Christine Krambeck and Gage Lamka; and great grandchildren Adrian, Bryce, Jeramy, Lilliana and Kayden. Nelson was a long-time member of Crab Alley Fishing Lodge, Baltimore County Game and Fish and the Moose lodge, where he generously shared his many skills. 

Due to COVID there will be no services at this time; however, the family plans to have a gathering in the summer to celebrate the lives of both Nelson and Mae. In lieu of flowers, please support your local animal rescue. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Nelson P Thornton, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Nelson P Thornton
© 2021 Melvin Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy