Nelson Roman Jr.May 7, 1956 ~ September 3, 2017 (age 61)
Nelson Roman, 61 of Virginia Beach, Virginia, formally of Perth Amboy, passed away on Sunday, September 3, 2017 in Alexandria, Egypt.
Nelson was born and raised in Perth Amboy, before moving to Virginia Beach many years ago. He is a retired veteran of the United States Navy as a Fire Control Man. He was employed by Geodesicx of Chesapeake, Virginia as an Electrician for many years.
He is preceded in death by his adored mother Marcelina ( nee Soto ), and brothers Roberto, Nicholas & Ruben Roman.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 34 years Karen ( nee Ford ); beloved father of Jason, Jeremy, Leana, Alysa, and Mathew and his wife Julie Roman; sisters Maria Gonzalez and Maritiza Garcia; and his loving father Raymond Mejias; adored grandfather of Elijah, Aliya, Robert, Aiden and Landon Roman; cherished uncle of many nieces and nephews.
A Graveside Service will be held on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 2pm at Albert G. Horton Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery, Suffolk, Virginia. Arrangements are entrusted to the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy.