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 Anna Sophie <I>Larsen</I> Nielson

Anna Sophie Larsen Nielson

Death 14 Jun 1930 (aged 73)
Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA
Burial Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA
Plot Sec. D Lot 144 Pos. 4 Walk
Memorial ID 82990 · View Source
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Mrs. Axel Nielson is Laid To Rest

A former well known Richfield resident, Mrs. Anna Sophia Nielson, wife of Axel Nielson, who for years operated the Richfield Roller Mills, died Saturday at the family residence at Springville, following a brief illness.

Mrs. Nielson was born in Denmark, March 29, 1857. She came to this country in 1884. The family lived at Richfield and Elsinore until two years ago, when they moved to Springville. Mrs. Nielson was always active in LDS church affairs.

Survivors are her husband, Axel Nielson, and two sons, Bishop Peter Nielson and Victor Nielson of Springville; one brother James Larsen of Elsinore.

Impressive funeral services were held Monday afternoon in the Springville Third Ward chapel. As Mrs. Nielson's son Peter, who Richfield First Ward bishopric, is now bishop in the Springville Third Ward, one of the counselors of the bishopric officiated. Music was furnished by the Springville Third Ward choir. Among the speakers were Bishop F.M. Ogden of the Richfield Third Ward and N.C. Poulson of Salt Lake City a former Richfield resident. Interment took place in the Evergreen Cemetery. Beautiful floral offerings were profuse.

Among the Richfield people who attended the funeral were Mrs. O.C. Snow, Mrs. John Snow, Mrs. Willard Snow and Bishop and Mrs. F.M. Ogden. Mr. and Mrs. Chris Hermansen of Gunnison, old friends of the Nielsons, also attended.

Richfield Reaper
19 June 1930

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Gravesite Details Cause of Death: Chronic Myocarditis. Parents: Lars Nielson & Anne Jensen




  • Maintained by: Rose Wright
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 82990
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anna Sophie Larsen Nielson (29 Mar 1857–14 Jun 1930), Find A Grave Memorial no. 82990, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Springville, Utah County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by Rose Wright (contributor 46889763) .