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Diane Marie Connely Nelson
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Obituary for Diane Marie Connely Nelson

9/8/1932 ~ 1/4/2018

Diane Marie Connely Nelson was born to Alice Marie Croft Connely and William Ivor Connely.

Diane had empathy and love for all people, animals and wildlife. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church. She will be missed by those who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her beloved daughter, Susan Nelson Poulson; son-in-law, Mike; grandson, Brian Poulson (Carrie); and great-grandsons, Michael, Andrew and Brandon. Her daughter and grandsons were the light of her life. Also survived by her nephews, Eric Connely, Russ Connely (Joelyn); great-nieces, Taryn and Brenna; and her cat, Minky. Preceded in death by her beloved husband, Frederick C. Nelson Jr; parents; brother, Bob Connely; and sister-in-law, Patty.

Graveside services will be held Monday, January 8, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park, 3401 S. Highland Drive.

In lieu of flowers please donate to the Humane Society of Utah. Please share condolences with the family at

Cemetery Details


Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery

3401 South Highland Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84106

Memorial Contribution

Humane Society


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