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Growing up in Iowa, Bill became interested in the sport of wrestling early on and developed into an Iowa state wrestling champion during his senior year at Eagle Grove High School in 1945. After high school, Bill went on to wrestle at Iowa State Teacher's College (now known as the University of Northern Iowa). Bill is survived by his wife Violet; brother Don Nelson; sister Mary Ann Elrod; sons Billy Nelson and Bruce Nelson (Ellen); daughters Leanne England (Randy) and Lori Steele (Jeff).