KAARE MARTON NIELSEN
March 7, 1923 ˜ January 3, 2022
Kaare Marton Nielsen, age 98, of Beaverton, OR, passed away Monday, Jan. 3, 2022. Kaare was born March 7, 1923 in Sand, Ryfylke, Norway to Hans and Julia Nielsen.
Kaare was predeceased by his parents; his sisters, Ruth Nielsen of Sand, Norway and Jenny Tollefsen of Aloha, OR; and his brother, Arvid Nielsen of Stavanger, Norway.
Kaare is survived by his wife, Joyce Nielsen of Beaverton, OR; four daughters, Katrina Nielsen of Portland, Kristine Aguilar of Aloha, Rebecca Nielsen of Seattle, WA, and Laura Nielsen of St. Petersburg, FL; one son, John N. Nielsen of Portland; one sister, Malfrid Yontz of Beaverton; and four stepchildren, Vicki (Tom) Haeger of Vancouver, WA, Ron (Rhonda) Dent of Gatesville, TX, Tom Dent of Portland, and George William (Laurie) Dent of Idaho Falls, ID. He will also be dearly missed by his 14 step-grandchildren. In Norway by his sister-in-law, Mary Nielsen, a nephew, and three nieces, as well as many cousins and good friends.
A viewing and funeral service for Kaare will be held Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.respectively at Finley Sunset Hills Mortuary, 6801 SW Sunset Hwy, Portland, OR 97225.
A graveside service for Kaare will be held Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022 at 12:00 p.m. at Sunset Hills Memorial Park, 6801 SW Sunset Hwy, Portland, OR 97225.
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Published by The Columbian on Jan. 9, 2022.