Philip W. Nelson, 58, of Columbus, formerly of Roseville, passed away unexpectedly April 13, 2021. He was born in Riverside, California, on November 20, 1962, to the late Delbert and Virginia Ham Nelson. Phil worked as a part of the maintenance team, caring for the House of Hope, part of the Ohio Addiction Recovery Program. He was a very humble, caring and compassionate sponsor for those in the program, especially his AA friends. Phil was dependable, loved people and would do anything for anyone in need at any given time. He was an avid golfer, loved the Cleveland Browns and was a man of faith, with a strong relationship with God. Left to mourn his passing are his siblings, Chris (Mindi) Nelson and Johnna (James) Wolfe both of Crooksville; wife, Nicole Nelson; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, all of whom he loved dearly. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Michael, Seth and Timothy Nelson. Funeral Services will be held at 4pm Monday, April 19, 2021 with Ross-Frash Funeral Home, 207 Burley Street, Crooksville, where family and friends are invited to call beginning from 1pm until the time of service. Cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, you may donate to the OARCD, 3880 Jackpot Road, Grove City, Ohio 43213. Please notate in the memo “In memory of Philip Nelson.” You may sign the register book, share a memory or send a note of condolence to the family at www.ross-frashfuneralhomes.com
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