Janis Neilson - Morris Nilsen Funeral Chapel

November 15, 1933 - March 16, 2014

Janis B. Neilson, age 80 of Richfield. Born Nov. 15, 1933 in Minneapolis and was promoted to glory on March 16, 2014. A 1951 graduate of Roosevelt High School.  Survived by her loving companion of 10 years, Gary Hoover; children, Catherine (Brian) Glad, Rick (Stacy) Glad, Tracy (John) Gantner and Karen (Mark) Thoeney; grandchildren, Kirby, Spencer, Ashley and Francis; great-grandchildren, Elsie and Zoe; and a brother, James Tracy.

Memorials may be directed to Salvation Army.


  1. Sheldon and Kay Joppru says:

    Dear Karen

    We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family. I hope that you have many great memories and that remembering some of those happier times can bring a smile, if even for a moment.

    Kay and Sheldon

  2. Kelley (Niesen) Ollmann says:

    I will miss seeing your mothers smiling face. We are all very sorry she’s left us.


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