Lorne Melville NIELSEN

Lorne Melville NIELSEN


Lorne Melville

Lorne Melville Nielsen, better known as Tunnie, a long time resident of Benalto, Alberta passed away peacefully on Monday, November 5, 2012 in Red Deer, Alberta at the age of 86 years. He lived a great life and was well loved as the son of Everett and Lillian Nielsen, husband of Lucy (Vick) Nielsen, father of Wendy and John Bradshaw, Brenda and Peter Dawley, Mark Nielsen (deceased), Larry and Sharon Nielsen, Terry and Janet Nielsen, Les Nielsen and Carol (deceased), Lorna and Mike Moller, Dianne Quinn (deceased) and Doug, Ralph and Stacy Nielsen, Glen and Krista Nielsen, Jeff and Richelle Nielsen, brother of Lorraine McKenzie. He will lovingly watch over thirty-seven grandchildren, five great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Lorne’s name may be made directly to Our Lady of the Assumption Church, Sylvan Lake “land and building fund”. A Prayer Service will be held at Our Lady of the Assumption Church (5033 47A Avenue, Sylvan Lake) on Friday, November 9, 2012 at 7 p.m. A Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of the Assumption Church. Interment will follow at the Benalto Cemetery. Condolences for the late Lorne Nielsen may be forwarded to the family by visiting


Arrangements entrusted to

Craig Kanngiesser


4820 – 45th Street, Red Deer.

Phone (403) 347-2222.

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