June 6, 1931 – Halifax, Nova Scotia
December 28, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Alfred George Nielsen passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 28, 2014 at the age of 83 years, at his Calgary residence, Newport Harbour, after a full and well travelled life.
Alfred was born June 6, 1931 in Halifax, NS and lived all but the last four years in Halifax, Kentville, Windsor and Stanley, Nova Scotia. The last four years have been spent in Calgary.
Alfred is survived by his children, Niels (Deanna Wilmshurst) of Chezzetcook, Julie of Calgary, Laura of Barbados, Mary (William Blackwood) of Windsor, NS, and Eric (Sharleen Coady) of Halifax; grandchildren, Sarah, Zachary, Logan, Samantha, Spencer, Jack, Madelyn, and Summer; special friend and long time companion Jean Jewell of Wolfville. Alfred was predeceased by his wife of forty-nine years Madeleine (Bowser) in 1999.
As per Alfred’s wishes there will be no visitation or service. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In memory of Alfred, please make a donation to the Veterans Food Bank, Canadian Breast Cancer Association, or a charity of your choice, and think of him the next time you read a book to a child.
In living memory of Alfred Nielsen, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences