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Aug. 27, 1955 – Jan.19, 2021
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Sarah Nelson peacefully passed away January 19, 2021 at the age of 65, with her loving family by her side. Sarah was born August 27, 1955 to Elaidio and Angelita Delgadillo in Stockton, California. Sarah was a lifelong resident of Escalon and worked with the Escalon School District most of her life, filling young hearts with love and kindness. She was strong, compassionate and held the most optimistic view on life. Sarah was a mother, sister, nana and dear friend. She will be remembered smiling, laughing and dancing by those she loved.
Sarah leaves behind her son, Jeremiah (Crystal) Nelson of Escalon, grandchildren, Noah and Quinn Nelson, siblings, Orlando (Judy) Delgadillo of Escalon and Nancy Delgadillo of Escalon.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Deegan Funeral Chapel. A viewing for Sarah will be held Friday, January 29, 2021 from 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. with a chapel service at 6 p.m. at Deegan Funeral Chapel, 1441 San Joaquin St., Escalon, CA 95320. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made in Sarah’s name to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA 22116-7023. To send the family your condolences, please visit Sarah’s tribute page at
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Jan. 27, 2021