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NIELSEN, Shelley Nancy (Née Coxford)

Shelley died peacefully on September 12, 2014, at the age of 64, at Central Okanagan Hospice House in Kelowna, British Columbia.

She is predeceased by her husband Erik Nielsen, father Howard Coxford, mother Rita Coxford, and brother Laine Coxford.

Shelley is survived by her stepson Lee Nielsen, her stepdaughter Roxanne Temple, husband Scott, and her step grandchildren Erik, Tori, and Thea of Ottawa, Ontario, her stepson Rick Nielsen and wife Maureen and her step grandchildren Connor, Kai, and Brooke of Whitehorse, Yukon. She is also survived by her brother Happy Coxford, wife Gloria of Victoria British Columbia, and nieces Riley and Maddy Coxford.

She will be greatly missed by her four footed kids Ali and Belle and by her many good friends.

Cremation has taken place and at Shelley’s request there will be no service. Should family and friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to a charity of their choice.  If you wish to send a condolence, post photos or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Share Your Condolences.”

At Shelley’s request there will be no service.

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  • Jim and Angelika Murdock says:

    Our hearts ache at the loss of Shelley. She was a bright light in the neighbourhood, and will be sorely missed. She is now pain free. May your many memories and happy stories give you some consolation at this difficult time. God bless you all.

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