Bruno Gustav Nilsson

April 19, 2022

Chicago

Bruno Gustav Nilsson

 

Bruno Gustav Nilsson, 94, beloved husband of Britt Nilsson (Aronsson) happily married for 68 years; loving father of the late Kenneth (Rebecca) Nilsson, John (Diane) Nilsson, Susan (David) Nilsson Kroll, and Eric (Sandra) Nilsson; cherished Farfar och Morfar to 12 grandchildren and memorable great grandfather to 20+ great grandchildren, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday April 19, 2022.  He left this world surrounded by his loving wife and children. Bruno was born to Kristina Hedin and Nils Nilsson on August 21, 1927. He was one of five siblings (Gunnar, Margaret, Rune, Nora, and Lily).

He was an expert carpenter with Chicago Local 62/272 for 60+ years; loyal neighbor to his 107th St crew; proud boater and member of the Calumet Yacht Club, strong Swede and member of Vasa Order of America Bessemer Lodge, who will be missed worldwide by all who knew him.

 

Memorial donations to Southside VASA Scholarship Fund:

Make donations (checks) to 

DLLM No. 8,/ SS Scholarship fund

 

In memo, put "Bruno Nilsson Memorial"

 

Mail these to:

DLT Linda Christensen

1236 Ridge Rd

Carmel, IN.  46033

 

or to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (www.LLS.org)

https://givenow.lls.org/give/394054/#!/donation/checkout

 

Visitation Friday, April 22, 11:00am until time of Funeral Service at 1:30pm at the Kosary Funeral Home 9837 S Kedzie Ave. Evergreen Park. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery. Information 708-499-3223 or www.kosaryfuneralhome.com

 

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Visitation

Friday, April 22, 2022

11:00am - 1:30pm (Central time)

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Funeral Service

Friday, April 22, 2022

1:30 - 2:00pm (Central time)

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