Arnold Nelson Gilmer, Jr.


Arnold "Nelson" Gilmer, Jr.
March 18, 1944 — April 9, 2024
Arnold "Nelson" Gilmer Jr., age 80, of Bel Air, Maryland passed away peacefully on April 9, 2024, surrounded by family in his home. Born in Lynchburg, Virginia, he was the son of the late Arnold and Frances Gilmer and husband of 45 years to Karen D. Gilmer. He was a member of the National Guard. He was the owner of Gilmer Moving and Storage of Aberdeen, MD for many years and remained in Transportation Logistics for the remaining years of his life. He was a beloved member of Freedom Church and his passion was teaching Bible classes and helping others to understand God’s word. He was a lifelong resident of Harford County. His favorite hobby was to golf.

In addition to his wife, Nelson is survived by his daughters, Carrie (Derek) McCoy, and Crystal Gilmer; son, Michael (Missy)Yingling; grandchildren, Nathan McCoy, Madelyn McCoy, Hailey McCoy, Carissa Yingling, and Alexa Yingling; great granddaughter, Keelyn Williams.

Contributions may be made to Freedom Church, 1705 Conowingo Road, Bel Air, Md 21014