|Birth: ||Jan. 16, 1909|
|Death: ||Apr. 18, 1995|
Salt Lake Tribune (UT) - April 20, 1995
Thora Nielson Tapp, age 86, passed away April 18, 1995, in Salt Lake City, at the home of her daughter, Renee Burton, after a lifelong struggle with a painful spinal disease. May she rest in peace.
Born January 16, 1909 in Levan,Utah, to Orson and Maud Warren Nielson. She married Clive G. Tapp on June 21, 1930 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Thora was a gifted, artistic person who had a zest for life and accomplishment. She played and composed music for the organ and also played the piano, harmonica, and guitar professionally. In her early years she shared her talents in various church callings.
Survived by her husband, Clive Tapp, Malad, Idaho,; daughter, Mrs. William (Renee) Burton, Salt Lake City, grandsons, Russell (Sue) Burton, Kyle (Pat) Burton; sisters, Floris Stevenson, Aurora, Colorado; and Delsa Madsen, Salt Lake City. Great-grandchildren, Alissa, Blake, Tim, Parker Burton.
Orson C Nielson (1881 - 1944)
Maud Warren Nielson (1884 - 1958)
Clive George Tapp (1906 - 1997)
Burnice Nielson Fuller (1906 - 1972)*
Thora Nielson Tapp (1909 - 1995)
Delsa Maud Nielson Madsen (1920 - 2005)*
Elysian Burial Gardens
Salt Lake County
Plot: N 104 7
Created by: Blaine & Elaine Berger
Record added: Oct 12, 2008
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So sorry for your loss - I did not know Thora, but her father's father, Andrew C. Nielsen, was my Grandmother, Annie Jeppesen Jensen Nielsen's 2nd husband. I would love to get in contact with any living relatives. Please contact me through Find-A-Grave,...(Read more)|
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Blaine & Elaine Berger
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