Marjorie June Nielsen, 93, of Valdosta and formerly of Roseville, CA, passed away on March 29, 2017, at Fellowship Home following a short illness. Born in Philadelphia, PA on June 21, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Peter and Ethel Ford Cone. A homemaker, Mrs. Nielsen was an avid reader, loved traveling and enjoyed the performing arts.
Preceded in death by her husband, Ove Brandt Nielsen, and a brother, Roy (Mary Anna) Cone, she is survived by a daughter, Lynn (Steve) Simonson of Windsor, CA; sons, Kurt (Shawn) Nielsen of San Jose, CA and Eric Nielsen of Valdosta; grandson, Tyler Nielsen of San Jose, CA.
Memorial services for Mrs. Nielsen will be held at Christ Episcopal Church on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Nielsen Family Dance Scholarship, VSU Foundation, Inc., 1500 N. Patterson St. Valdosta GA 31698. Condolences may be conveyed online at www.mclanecares.com.
Published on April 1, 2017