Nelson, Rev. James R. Retired United Methodist clergy in Bloomington. Age 86, of Bloomington, MN. Passed away peacefully at Emerald Crest Memory Care in Shakopee on November 15, 2020. Survived by beloved wife; Sandy, daughter; Annalise Nelson (Lee Drutman) of Washington, DC, granddaughters; Elsa and Chava, nephew; Kevin Caldwell and many other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by parents; Oscar and Anne Nelson and sister; Lois Caldwell. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Richfield United Methodist Church. Werness Brothers 952-884-8145