Merlin NIELSEN

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NIELSEN, Merlin On November 6, 2017 was called home to heaven. Merlin is survived by his wife, Pat of 57 years; daughters, Cindy, Gina (David) and Jennifer (Tad); eight grandchildren and three great-grandbabies. Born on June 1, 1936 in Santa Barbara, CA and moved to Tucson, AZ in 1945. Merlin retired from the AZ Air National Guard in 1991 after 33 years of service. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather and will be missed by many. A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, December 29, 2017 at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 830 N. 1st Ave. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Memorial Fund at Grace. Arrangements by DESERT ROSE HEATHER MORTUARY.


Published in the Arizona Daily Star on Nov. 12, 2017
Arrangements under the direction of:
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