Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

January 21, 2014
Shirley Ann Carlson Nelson

Obit Shirley Ann Carlson Nelson1927 – 2014


Our loving Mom, Grandma, Great Grandma and Great Great Grandma passed away peacefully at home Jan. 19, 2014 surrounded by her family. Shirley was born in Manila, Utah on July 16, 1927 to Carl Carlson and Irma Anson Carlson. She grew up in Manila, Utah, and Chicago. In 1947, she married her one and only true love Jay Nelson; together they had three children Barbara (Wayne) Alldredge, Joan (Mike) Lopez, Joe (Sherri) Nelson. Shirley was a proud business owner and worked most of her life as a beautician. She truly loved her work and making the ladies of Tooele beautiful. Shirley is survived by her three children, seven grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Preceded in death by her husband and parents. She was an active member of the LDS church and cherished the friendships that developed through her faith. Funeral will be held Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014 at the Tooele North Stake, 583 N. 270 E., at noon with a viewing from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. We love you Mom and will miss you always.

One thought on “Shirley Ann Carlson Nelson

  1. Dear Barbara, Joe, Joan and families,

    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your dear mom. Please know that you are in my thoughts and on my mind.

    Love to you all,


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