Milton Peter Nielsen

Friday, July 26, 2019

Milton Peter Nielsen, 81, passed away on July 21, 2019 at home surrounded by his family. A viewing will be held from 12:00 to 1:30 on July 29, 2:00 at the LDS Stake Center, 790 South Haskett Street, Mountain Home Idaho, with the funeral service starting at 2:00. Burial will be held at 3:00p.m. on July 30 at the Clifton, Idaho Cemetery.

He was born on March 15, 1938 to Dora Smith and Milton Enoch Nielsen in Burley, Idaho.

Pete graduated from Minico High School 1956, later marrying his sweetheart Connie Smith Dec. 11, 1959 in the LDS Idaho Falls Temple.

He was blessed with 8 children, Robin, Milton Arlow, April, Heather, Celeste, Clint, Ivan and Desarae, 27 Grand Children and 18 Great Grand- Children.

Pete was a farmer, salesman, served in the Idaho State Legislator for 14 years plus served many callings in the LDS church. He loved his family, faith and Country. He was a leader and friend in all aspects of life.

Milton is preceded in death by his parents, sisters Bonnie and Connie, his brother Larry and 3 grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to:

Primary Childrenís Hospital, PO Box 413043, Salt Lake City, Utah 84141.

Miltonís Life Sketch can be seen at