Bert James Nilsson

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Bert James Nilsson

Birthplace: Stirling, Division No. 2, Alberta, Canada
Death: June 07, 2014 (87)
Lethbridge, Division No. 2, Alberta, Canada
Place of Burial: Alberta, Canada
Immediate Family:

Son of Raymond Andrew Nilsson and Pearl Sylvia Nilsson
Husband of Muriel Doris Nilsson
Brother of Byron Ray Nilsson; Margaret Cahoon; Dean Leonard Nilsson and Private

Managed by: Jim Wile
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About Bert James Nilsson

Bert Nilsson

1926 ~ 2014

Bert James Nilsson of Lethbridge (formerly of Warner), beloved husband of the late Muriel Nilsson passed away on June 7, 2014 at the age of 87.

Dad was raised in Wrentham, and went to business school in Calgary. He worked briefly at Industrial Acceptance Finance in Lethbridge, where he met Mom. They later moved to Warner where they raised their family. Dad was actively involved in many community organizations, and was always very proud of his ability to obtain finances and grants to help build or improve facilities in his beloved Warner. He retired as County of Warner Administrator in 1990.

Bert is survived by his daughters; Sharon (Ken) Turnbull, Janet (Hal) Culler, Debbie (Ken) Brittner, Connie (Alan) Martens and his son Jerry (Theresa) Nilsson, grandchildren; Amber Turnbull, Lora (Neil) Websdale, Kelsey (James) Galbraith, Melissa and Amanda Nilsson, Savannah Brittner, Brendan and Shiana Martens, 3 great-grandchildren; Dawson and Rylee Galbraith, and Isla Websdale, as well as 2 brothers; Dean Nilsson and Garth Nilsson.

Besides his loving wife Muriel Nilsson, he was predeceased by his parents Ray and Pearl Nilsson, brother Byron Nilsson and sister Marge Cahoon.

A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, June 13, 2014 at MARTIN BROTHERS RIVERVIEW CHAPEL, 610-4th St. S., Lethbridge, with Pastor Brian Magee, Officiating.

Flowers are gratefully declined. Memorial donations may be made to the Warner & District Senior Citizens (for their senior centre), Heart and Stroke, or Canadian Cancer Society.

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Bert James Nilsson's Timeline

October 25, 1926
Stirling, Division No. 2, Alberta, Canada
June 7, 2014
Age 87
Lethbridge, Division No. 2, Alberta, Canada
Alberta, Canada