Penn State Intercom......October 26, 2000

George R. Nelson, former associate professor of general engineering at Penn State Worthington Scranton, died June 25 at Chestertown, Md. He was 77.

Nelson graduated from Mercersburg Academy in 1942, served in the Army Air Corps from 1943 to 1945, and graduated from Penn State in 1948 with a bachelor of science degree in architectural engineering.

From 1974 to 1982, Nelson served on the faculty at Penn State Worthington Scranton, including being named the coordinator of the architechtural engineering technology associate degree program.