Nielsen, Niel Olaf age 79, of Rockford, passed away 8/22/19 surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Sandra. He will be deeply missed by his sons Nick (Karen) and Shawn (Cristine); grandchildren Sarah, Anna (Josh), Abigail (Landon), Cally, Isaac and Bethany; great-granddaughter Eden; many relatives and friends. Service will be held Sunday 9/29/19 at NorthRidge Fellowship, 12522 Main Street, Rogers, MN. Visitation 2pm; memorial service 3pm.