Scott Nielsen, 52, of Lincoln, Nebraska, formerly of Cozad, Nebraska, died Thursday, February 16th, 2012, at his home in Lincoln.
Scott was born February 11th, 1960, at Cozad, Nebraska, to LaVerne and Ruth (Glenn) Nielsen. He graduated from Cozad High School in 1978.
Following his schooling, Scott moved to Gothenburg, Nebraska, where he worked in parts at a car dealership. In the mid 1980's, Scott moved to Omaha, Nebraska, where he worked at Atchley Ford for several years. Scott made the move to Lincoln in the mid 1990's, where he worked in parts at Andersen Ford.
Scott had a good sense of humor that would brighten people's day. He enjoyed playing bridge, fishing and was an avid Nebraska Cornhuskers fan.
Scott was preceded in death by his father, LaVerne; and brother, David.
Scott is survived by his mother, Ruth Nielsen of Cozad; four brothers, Glenn Nielsen of Hastings, Nebraska, Lee (Cheryl) Nielsen of Wood River, Nebraska, Paul Nielsen of Cozad, Steven Nielsen of Richland, Nebraska; as well as his nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Mass of the Christian Burial was held on Monday, February 20th, 2012, at 3 p.m., at the Christ The King Catholic Church in Cozad with the Father Don O'Brien as celebrant. Burial was in the Cozad Cemetery.
A memorial has been established in his memory. Condolences may be shared at berrymanfunerahome.com.