Posted: April 10th, 2017


DONALD LINDEN NILSSON, beloved husband of the late Judith (Proctor) Nilsson, passed away in Raymond on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at the age of 94 years.

Donald is survived by his daughter Charlotte (Tom) Memmott and his son Larry (Ruth) Nilsson, both of Stirling; nine grandchildren; 40 great grandchildren; and three great great grandchildren; a sister Louise (Gordon) Bowden of Lethbridge, and two brothers, Norman (Audrey) Nilsson of St. George, Utah, and Darryl (Carol) Nilsson of Stirling.

Don was predeceased by his dear wife Judy, their first son Stephen, parents Linden and Beatrice Nilsson, his sister Pauline, and his brother Eldred (Joyce) Nilsson.

Don loved his family and looked forward to visits from all his grandchildren. He spent many years in the cattle business and made many wonderful friends. He was active in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and enjoyed his many years of service.

A special thanks to all the staff at Ridgeview Lodge and the doctors and nurses at the Raymond Hospital who made his later years so enjoyable.

The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, STIRLING CHAPEL, Stirling, Alberta. Friends may meet the family prior to the service from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. at the church.

Interment to follow in the Stirling Cemetery.

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