It is with heavy hearts that the family of Kaj Nielsen announce his passing. Kaj was born in Ringkobing, Denmark. He married his beautiful wife Birthe in 1964 and together they immigrated to Canada, where they started their family.
Kaj is survived by his loving wife Birthe of Stony Plain, AB; his children: Kennith Nielsen of Devon, AB, Bonnie Nielsen (Raymond Moncrieff) of Beaverlodge, AB, Brian Nielsen of Edmonton, AB; one sister Brirgit Kjerbye of Denmark; eight grandchildren; one great-granddaughter as well as numerous nieces and nephews whom he thought so highly of.
Kaj was a proud member of the Ironworkers, Local 720 for 534 years. He will always be remembered for his humour, his great stories and his love of Adventure!
A Celebration of Life, will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 2:00 pm from Ansgar Danish Church, 9554-108A Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB.