Born in Brooks, Alberta in 1938. Passed peacefully with her family by her side at Comox hospital on January 10, 2020.
Predeceased by her parents Katherine and Beck Nielsen.
Leaving behind, Bonnie Laflamme (Colette Laflamme), Jeni Beaton (John Beaton), John Demers (Lisa Demers) Shane Demers (Angie Nunn) and 15 year companion and loving friend, Maria Demers.
Rosie had 4 brothers, Peter Nielsen (Dale), Ted Nielsen (Carol) and Larry Nielsen (Trudy). Predeceased by youngest brother, Gary Nielsen. All of Calgary Alberta.
Survived by 5 grand children, 7 great grand children and 11 great great grand children.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Diabetes association may be made.
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