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Zelda Dalton Neilson

March 14, 1930 ~ August 12, 2019 (age 89)


Zelda Dalton Neilson

Our sweet, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Zelda Dalton Neilson passed away peacefully on August 12, 2019 with her loving family by her side. She was 89. She was born in Ogden, UT to James Lawrence Dalton and Zelda Butler Dalton. She graduated from Ogden High School.

She married the love of her life, Arlin W. Neilson and they spent 58 happy years together. They had one daughter, Bonnie Neilson Olson (Dennis) and four grandsons, Lance (Lisa) Olson, Lane (Melanie) Olson, Rustin (Tiffany) Olson and Slade (Kara) Olson; eight great-grandchildren, Jack Powell, Katy Olson, Emma Olson, Tyler Olson, Jace Olson, Sienna Olson, Savannah Olson and Kennedy Hines. She considered her family her greatest blessings and was happiest when she was involved in whatever they were doing. She loved them with all her heart.

She worked at American Linen in the office for many years and retired as a manager from The HAFB Restaurant 37 years ago.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents and four sisters, Elsie Taylor, Vivian Strong, Marilyn Wright and Jean Bennett whom she greatly missed.

She was a member of the LDS Church.

A private graveside service was held on August 19, 2019 at the Huntsville Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Myers Ogden Mortuary.

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Private Service

Huntsville Cemetery
End of Cemetery Point, West of 100 South
Huntsville, UT 84317

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