Dr. Howard Kirk Nelsen,94, of Ponca City, left this earth on September 25, 2020. A private, family graveside ceremony will take place at Odd Fellows Cemetery, with Pastor Ned Moerbe officiating. Public viewing will be from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM, Thursday, October 1, 2020 at Trout Funeral Home & Crematory. The graveside ceremony will be broadcast live. The broadcast can be accessed by visiting www.troutfuneralhome.com between 1:45 PM and 2:00 PM on Friday, October 2, 2020, and selecting the Livestream link in the upper right hand of the homepage. A Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held at a later date.