Lawrence LeRoy Neilson, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and son returned to his Heavenly Father on Saturday, February 14, 1998.
He was born to Shirley P. and Dixie Ottesen Neilson on November 11, 1939 in Murray, Utah. He married Glenna Marion Tolman on December 22, 1960. They were later sealed for time and all eternity in the Salt Lake Temple on August 25, 1977.Larry loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family. He was an active member of the LDS Church having served in various callings where he influenced many lives. He worked for Kennecott Copper Corp. for 25 years.
He leaves behind his loving wife, Glenna, children, Cory (Michelle), Lori and Jeff, grandchildren, Heather, Matthew and Aaron, parents, brother and sisters, Tim (Patty), Dixie Ann Dwyer, and Rosalie (Dale) Rogers. Preceded in death by a brother, Jim. We will all miss him dearly.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998 at 12 noon in the Little Cottonwood 9th Ward, 1160 E. Vine St. Friends and family may call Tuesday 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the McKay Cottonwood Mortuary, 4670 So. Highland Drive and at the chapel one hour before the service.
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