Mary Karen Neilson, a wonderful mother and sister passed away August 19th at McKay Dee Hospital.
She was born September 25, 1948 in Richfield, UT. The daughter of Lee Venoy Neilson and Mary Ingrid Anderson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Ty Lyle Mullen; brother, Lyle Neilson; Nephew, Vincent Neilson and longtime companion, Melvin Sherwood.
Together Mary and Melvin loved to buy and refinish antiques.
Mary’s love of her garden gave her many happy days. She grew many beautiful plants.
Surviving are her brothers Kelvin, Norman, DeLoy and Hal and also many nieces and nephews.
In accordance with Mary’s direction, no formal funeral will be held. Greeting with Hal and DeLoy will be Friday August 23, 2013 from 1-2 p.m. at Leavitts Mortuary, 836 36th St. Online condolences may be made at leavittsmortuary.com