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1956 Robert 2022

Robert Nielson

April 16, 1956 — March 13, 2022

Payson, Utah

Robert passed away on March 12, 2022, surrounded by his loved ones.

He was born in Delta, Utah on April 16, 1956 to Harlan Earld and Beryl Roper Nielson

He was raised in Orem as the 6th of 9 children. He loved everything outdoors, hunting, camping and his Dodge Power Wagon.  He went to Orem High School.   He was a painter in his early adult years.  He married Marla Gomez and they had two children Cory and Cameron. They later divorced.  He spent his Life in Orem with family members and then he finished out his remaining days living at Spanish Fork Nursing and Rehab where he made many friends while living there.

He was proceeded in death by both of his parents and 2 brothers, Michael and Harlan Nielson.

His surviving family members are his sons, Cory (Angie) Nielson of Kansas, Missouri and Cameron Nielson of Kimberling, Missouri.  Dawn and Timothy Elliott of Orem, Utah, Randy and Kathy Nielson of Aurora, Colorado, Mark and Sandi Nielson of American Fork, Utah, Larry and Brenda of East Carbon, Utah, Nedra & Clint Shepherd of Wallsburg, Utah and Nathan & Terry Nielson of Grand Junction, Colorado. His 12 Grandchildren and 3 Great-grandchildren

He was known to many of us as Uncle Bob or Berto and will be missed dearly by us all.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, March 18, 2022, at the Orem City Cemetery, 1520 North 800 East at 12:30 p.m.

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Friday, March 18, 2022

Starts at 12:30 pm (Mountain time)

Orem Cemetery


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