Mildred M. (Melser) Nielsen

April 13, 1948 ~ December 20, 2020 (age 72)


Mildred M. Nielsen, 72 of McGregor died Sunday, December 20, 2020 at Riverwood Health Care Center in Aitkin.  She was born April 13, 1948 to Alvin and Blanche (Swanson) Melser.  Mildred was united in marriage to Kenneth A. Nielsen June 20, 1980 in Minneapolis.  She worked as a day care provider and enjoyed camping, fishing, traveling flower gardening, and bird watching.  She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth on July 9, 1993; brothers: Ronald, Roger, and Fred; sisters: Patricia and Barbara; and her parents.

Mildred is survived by her daughter: Jessica Bengtson of Blaine,

Significant other: James Feldt of McGregor,

2 brothers: Joseph Melser (Karen) of Tamarack,

Robert Melser (Patricia) of Cambridge,

6 sisters: Kathy Amundson of McGregor,

Linda Flor of Arizona,

Valarie Fuller (James) of Glen,

Selma Wyttenback (Ronald) of McGregor,

Brenda Austin (Lonnie) of Hilltop,

Bonnie Piri (Norman) of McGregor,

3 grandchildren: James III, Jonathan, and Alyssa,

Many other relatives and friends.


Services will be at a later date.  Interment will be in Lakewood Cemetery, Minneapolis.  Arrangements are  with Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Aitkin.  To leave a message of condolence please go to

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