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Harry Nielsen

Graveside services for Harry M. Nielsen of Grass Valley will be conducted at noon Friday at the Paradise Cemetery in Paradise.

Mr. Nielsen died Tuesday, Sept. 28, in Grass Valley. He was 86.

He was born Dec. 4, 1917, in Australia, to Neil and Carrie Nielsen. He served in the U.S. Army. He graduated from high school and retired from injection molding. He enjoyed animals and boating.

He is survived by his granddaughters Kim Harris of Salida, and Lisa Gibbs of Pioneer; brother, Elmer Nielsen of Grass Valley; nephew, Lloyd Nielsen of Orland; niece, Sharon Christa of Orland; and best friend, Cindy Carter of Grass Valley; and five great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Nielsen; parents, Neil and Carrie Nielsen; daughter, Sandra Mouser; and brother, Lloyd Nielsen.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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