Keith Alexander Nelson of Montreal, Canada, passed away on Tuesday (Nov. 14, 1995) in Montreal at the age of 29. He was born in Montreal, Canada, May 19, 1966, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Albert Nelson of Hartford, CT. He was a member of the Jehovah Witness, Saint Laurent Congregation of Montreal, Canada. Besides his parents he is survived by seven brothers, Hugh, Kenneth, Michael, Mboya, Daniel, Samuel, Matthew; two sisters, Ruth, and Gina; his grandparents, Gertrude Nelson, of Guyana, and Darcy Alexander Khan, of Windsor; several aunts; uncles; and cousins. Keith was a kind, helpful, caring and obedient son. His heart was full of love for Jehovah and his family. He will be missed by everyone.
Prior to his arrival at Dartmouth, Keith lived in Hartford, CT, where he was a 1984 graduate of Thomas Snell Weaver High School, participated on his school’s track and tennis teams, and received several awards in Mathematics and English. Keith was a shining light in the class of 1988 at Dartmouth College, remembered for his power and steadfastness both on and off the basketball court.