Born Feb. 25, 1929 in Aalborg, Denmark and moved to Canada with his family in the spring of 1957. Kris was a longtime resident of Canim Lake. He is survived by his wife Minna Nielsen of 53 years; daughters Karin (Keith) Beahm, Debbie Nielsen; son Kenneth (Tammy) Nielsen; grandsons Paul Nemeth, Mike Nemeth; grandaughters Amy Oster, Shannon Oster and great granddaughter Aubrei Scott. Kris was a well-respected and well-known plumber in the community. He lived a long and productive life and touched many lives. A truly remarkable man, he will be surely missed but never forgotten by all that knew him. The celebration of life will be held at Forest Grove Community Hall on July 7, 2007 at 2:00 p.m.
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