Albert P. Nielsen, age 86, died Tuesday, December 28, 1993.

He was born May 20, 1907 in Dry Fork, Uintah County, Utah to Albert Wellington and Roseltha Mae Collett Nielsen.He married Erma Ione Burns September 10, 1930 in Farmington, Utah. She died March 20, 1958. He married Florence Gallacher Rockwood October 23, 1959 in Evanston, Wyoming.

Albert loved to farm and work.

He is survived by his wife, Florence, Roosevelt; children and spouses, Joan and Roy Smith, American Fork; Keith and Bobbi Nielsen, Conover, North Carolina; Mark and Linda Nielsen, Nashua, Montana; Rhea Thorson, American Fork; stepchildren, Nancy and Evan Percival, Tim and Maurine Rockwood, Arlene and Al Funk, all Roosevelt; Sid and Shelley Rockwood, Elk Grove, California; Louise and Wilford Evans, Sandy; 46 grandchildren; 84 great-grandchildren; sisters, Mae McClellan, Veda McClellan, Gladys Hansen, Chloris Hansen and Donna Rasmussen. Preceded in death by a son, Phil, two grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and a brother, Kenneth.

Funeral services held at 11 a.m., Friday, at the Roosevelt LDS 5th Ward, 447 E. Lagoon. Friends may call at the Hullinger-Olpin Mortuary, Thursday 7-9 p.m. and at the church Friday 10 to 10:45 a.m. Burial: Vernal Memorial Park.

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