WELLINGTON - Larry Shaun Nielsen, age 40, passed away on Aug. 8, 2012 in Price. He was born on May 28, 1972 to Lavar S. Nielsen and Leona May Allen in Payson.
Larry graduated from Tintic High School in Eureka in 1990. He then served his country in the U.S. Navy from Aug. 5, 1990 to Sept. 20, 1993. He enjoyed being a truck driver for the past 12 years, driving for England, Warner, Fisher, and most recently Savage. Larry loved to read and was always wanting to learn while tinkering and building things. Larry had a great sense of humor and his family meant the world to him. Larry will be remembered as a loving and caring person, who was full of life and would give his shirt off his back for anyone. He loved his dog Hagen very much.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents: Alvin Austin Allen, Ona Givens Emms, Lauritz Sherwood Nielsen, and Fern Butler Nielsen.
Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012 at 10 a.m. at the Vernal Memorial Park (1750 S. 500 E. - Vernal). A viewing was held on Monday, Aug. 13, 2012 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Fausett Mortuary in Price. Services are in the care of Fausett Mortuary. Family and friends may sign the guest book and share memories of Larry at www.fausettmortuary.com.