Elwood Leslie Nielsen|
1924 ~ 2013
On September 24, 2013, Elwood passed away at home surrounded by his family. Elwood was 88 years old. He was a fighter until the very end. Elwood was born on December 4, 1924 in Hyrum, UT. He was the oldest child of Ether Nielsen and Constance Bullock.
He is survived by his wife, Lynn, and his children: Chip (Danielle), Sheri and her son Reilly, Robyn (Dale) Pearson, Eric, Tamra, Leslie (Mark) Bergeson, Marlene (Brent) Christensen, Janet (Wade) Hatch, Lois Ann (Wynn) Price, and step-daughter Leda (Michelle) Saunders.
Elwood is also survived by many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Lois Linford Nielsen.
A viewing will be held on Sunday, September 29th from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Funeral services will be held on Monday, September 30th at 10:00am with a viewing from 8:45am to 9:45am. Both services will be held at the LDS church located at 9750 S. 2200 W. South Jordan, UT. Following the service, Elwood will be returned to Hyrum City Cemetery as his final resting place. The cemetery is located at 500 East Main St. A graveside service will be held at 2:30pm on Monday.
Additional information can be found at premierfuneral.com
Published in Salt Lake Tribune on Sept. 27, 2013