PRICE - Ted C. Nielsen, age 83, died Nov. 30, 2008 in Price.
He was born Sept. 4, 1925 in Winter Quarters to Edward Christian Nielsen and Sarah Evelyn Gibson. He married Ellen Amber Barney on April 23, 1946 in Wellington.
Ted was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
He honorably served his country in World War II.
Throughout his life, he enjoyed working as a mechanic and farming his land.
His greatest love was being with his family.
Ted is survived by his wife; children, Laura Nielsen of Duchesne; Roger (Lori) Nielsen of Price; Allen Dee (Kelli A.) Nielsen of Huntington; Debbie (Randy) Curtis of Wellington; Carry Edward (Bridget) Nielsen of Huntington; and Becky (Richard) Curtis of Helper; 12 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Glen (Alice) Nielsen of Cottonwood, Calif.; and Vern Dee (Beverly) Nielsen of Casa Grande, Ariz. He was preceded in death by his parents; sons, Michael Nielsen and William Nielsen; brother, Leo Nielsen; sisters, Marie Jensen, Rene Nielsen, Edna Hansen, Georgia Tetter, Evelyn Empey and Erma Nelson; grandsons, Louis Keller and Allen (A.J.) Nielsen; and one granddaughter, Jennifer Amber Tweddell.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Dec. 6, at 11 a.m. at Fausett Mortuary, 680 East 100 South in Price. A viewing will be Friday, Dec. 5, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Fausett Mortuary and Saturday one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in the Price City Cemetery.