The Right Honorable Erik Nielsen.
Born on February 24, 1924 in Regina, SK, passed away suddenly on September 4, 2008 in Kelowna, BC. Survived by his loving wife of 25 years Shelley, daughter Roxanne (Scott) Temple and their children Erik, Thea and Tori, son, Rick (Maureen) and their children Connor, Kai and Brooke, son Lee, and brother Leslie Nielsen. Sadly predeceased by his first wife Pamela June and his brother Gordon. Erik was very proud to have been the member of parliament representing Yukon for 29 years. There will be a memorial service Thursday, September 11, 2008 at 1:00 PM at Springfield funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Condolences may be sent to the family by visitingwww.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.