Carl O. Nielsen - 91

3/23/1928 - 7/13/2019

Byron, IL

Carl Oscar Nielsen, age 91 of Byron, IL, formerly of Chicago died Saturday, July 13, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.  He was born Mar. 23, 1928 in Chicago the son of Charles and Esther (Christensen) Nielsen.  He graduated from Lane Tech High School in Chicago.  Carl worked as an electronic troubleshooter prior to his retirement.  He was always ahead of the game in technology, usually having the lasted version of new electronics as soon as they became available.  In his younger days he loved to play softball, bowl, and playing golf was one of his latest pastimes.  He loved to listen to big band music and was an artist having worked for several catalogs doing their sketches.  Most of all Carl was a family man putting his relationships with his family at the top of his priorities.  He is survived by his 2 sisters Audrey Tittle and Marlene Emery, many nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.  He is predeceased by his siblings; Charles (Bonnie) Nielsen, Margaret (Bert) Henne, Loraine Nielsen, June (Oscar) Tweten, Norman (Charlene) Nielsen, Marilyn (Mel) George, and brother-in-laws Joseph Tittle, and James Emery.  A celebration of Carl’s life will be held at a later date. 


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