Merchant (Nelson), Adella R. 86 years old, passed away peacefully Friday 10/09/2020 in Maple Grove, MN. Born in Elmdale Township MN, Preceded in death by her husband Leo and her son Jeffrey. Survived by 4 children, Gary (Diane), Curtis (Kathleen), Elaine Hanson (Charles) and Wayne (Denise), two siblings Jerry Nelson and Shirley Drugge. and 13 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. She was a lover of animals and gardening. She will be missed dearly by family and friends. No Memorial service. Cremation Society of Minnesota, Memorials to Animal Humane Society.