Blake Nelson stands near his 1962 Corvette in the driveway of his family’s home in Puyallup. Nelson inherited the car from his grandfather, Paul Gaetz, after he died from brain cancer in 2009. “It’s cool having something that reminds me of him all the time,” he said.
Blake Nelson stands near his 1962 Corvette in the driveway of his family’s home in Puyallup. Nelson inherited the car from his grandfather, Paul Gaetz, after he died from brain cancer in 2009. “It’s cool having something that reminds me of him all the time,” he said. Joshua Bessex jbessex@gateline.com
Blake Nelson stands near his 1962 Corvette in the driveway of his family’s home in Puyallup. Nelson inherited the car from his grandfather, Paul Gaetz, after he died from brain cancer in 2009. “It’s cool having something that reminds me of him all the time,” he said. Joshua Bessex jbessex@gateline.com

Classic 1962 Corvette holds special place in Puyallup teen’s heart

July 19, 2016 11:12 AM