Kenneth Nelson was born in Kansas City, Missouri to Harold Sr. and Catherine Woodard Nelson.
“Raheem” as he was affectionately called, was educated in the Kansas City, Missouri School District. He worked and accomplished being fit, and training others to box in life.
Raheem had two children. He enjoyed boxing, playing Dominoes, and loved to party, and having good times with family, and friends.
He departed this life on July 3, 2022. His parents, Harold and Catherine Nelson; grandparents, Cecil Nelson, Genevieve and Author Earl Nelson; and two brothers, Harold Nelson Jr., and Donald Nelson, and uncle, Ernest “Chuck” Nelson.
He leaves to cherish his memory daughter, Joy Lynn; son, Little Raheem; brothers, M. Vandell Nelson, Nuri Nelson, and Keith Nelson; like a brother, Robert V. Nelson; sisters, Rhonda Nelson, Talisa Skinner, and Sharon Nelson; aunts, Frances Nelson, Phyllis Turner, Mary Nelson, and Della Nelson; uncles, Rudolph Nelson, and Daniel Nelson, and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives, and friends.
Thursday, August 11, 2022
Starts at 3:00pm (Central time)
Golden Gate Funeral & Cremation Services LLC
Memorial Services will be held on Thursday August 11, 2022 at 3 P.M. at Golden Gate Funeral & Cremation Services, LLC 2800 East 18th st. KCMO 64127