Together Again

In loving memory Chrissie D. Nielson- Wife, Mother and Grandmother passed away peacefully, aware of the full life that she lived, July 8, 2003.

Born May l4, l912 in Centerfield, Utah to Chris P. and Mary Ellis Higham Nielsen.

She attended school in Gunnison, Utah. She had fond memories of working at Oswell Beck, The Wisteria and Christensons and treasured the friendships she had made there.

Chrissie married her sweetheart Mark S. Nielson, October 6, l938 and later was solemnized in the LDS Temple Nov. 1963.

Mark and Chrissie moved to Salt Lake City, in l941 where they built their beautiful home, where they were the happiest.

Chrissie was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother.

She was always caring for someone and going out of her way to make life easier for them.

She was a gracious hostess and an excellent cook and could take an ordinary meal and make it spectacular.

She was a proud and independent lady.

After her husband passed away she remained in her home and was able to take care of herself with little help.

Chrissie is survived by her son Lee, daughter Janice (Ed), grandchildren, Cindy (Gordon), Sheri (Mitch), Kit (Vince), Chad (Tiffany), Travis (McKenzie), Shay, and Tara; five great-grandchildren.

She had a great impact on all of our lives and will be greatly missed.

Graveside service Friday, July 11, 2003 at 11:00 a.m. at Wasatch Lawn, where friends and family may visit one hour prior to services at Wasatch Lawn, 3401 South Highland Drive. Funeral Directors: Deseret Memorial Mortuary