|Birth: ||Aug. 9, 1920|
|Death: ||Jun. 7, 1997|
Salt Lake Tribune, The ( UT ) - June 9, 1997
Deceased Name: Eldon Christian Nielson , Jr.
Eldon Christian Nielson Jr., age 76, was called home June 7, 1997, after a heart attack.
Eldon was born August 9, 1920, in Mt. Pleasant, Utah, to Eldon Christian Nielson and Margaret Zetella Renburg. Graduated from Murray High School. Served four years in the US Navy aboard the USS Landsdown. Married Carol Kidd on April 10, 1946, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Eldon was a wonderful Husband, Father, Brother, Grandfather, and Great-Grandfather. An example of love to all that knew him and a great influence on many lives.
As an active member of the LDS Church, he served faithfully in many callings. His greatest goal was achieved in serving as an ordinance worker in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.
Survived by wife, Carol ; four children, Eldon Brian (Francie), Don L. (Hae Young), Karen (Gary) Plett, Kristine (Tony) Stephenson; brothers, Art, Boyd, Vaughn, Ron, Keith; sisters, Joy, Carol , Elnora, Norma, Darlene, Irene, Faye, Elaine; 11 favorite grandchildren which extended to 14 through marriages and seven special great-grandchildren.
Preceded in death by parents, step-mother and two brothers.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 11, 1997, at 12 noon, at the Winder 4th Ward, 950 East 3850 South. Friends and family may call Tuesday evening from 6-8 pm at the Larkin Mortuary, 260 East South Temple, and at the ward, one hour prior to services. Interment, Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery.
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Salt Lake Tribune, The ( UT )
Date: June 9, 1997
Eldon Nielson (1899 - 1957)
Margaret Zetella Renburg Nielson (1899 - 1933)
Eldon Christian Nielson (1920 - 1997)
Loy Jack Nielson (1926 - 1996)*
Note: Burial: Jun. 11, 1997
Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery
Salt Lake County
Created by: Robert Steven Ramsey
Record added: Sep 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77067640