Nielsen, Darrell Palmer

Nielsen, Darrell Palmer

March 20, 1948 – November 17, 2016
Age 68 of New Hope, passed away Nov 17, 2016 after a battle with cancer. Preceded in death by sister Beverly Prestholdt, brother Jeffrey, parents Olive and Palmer. Darrell is survived by son Brian, daughter Jennifer, sister Diane Nordstrom (Del) Austin TX, brother Scott, and 19 nieces & nephews. Darrell was a prolific athlete, Cooper HS athlete of the year, Concordia (Moorhead) athlete, well known softball player for Mr. Bobs, and a 2013 inductee into the USSSA Hall of Fame. Darrell was a great character to all who knew him and will be greatly missed. A memorial open house is planned for Friday, Dec. 9 (4 to 9pm) at Scott’s home. (Published in Star Tribune on Nov. 19, 2016)