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Dan John Nielen

April 30, 2022

Death Notice

NIELEN, Dan John

Dan Nielen died unexpectedly, at his home in Nipissing, on Saturday, April 30, 2022. He was 65 years old. Dan was the much-loved husband of Rachel Thoo of Nipissing; Stepfather of Khadija Coxon of Toronto and Jesse Thoo (Alexis) of Merritt, BC; Loving Grumpa of Nahanni, Nico and Nova; Son of Paula (Saunders) of Ottawa and the late Geradus Nielen; Brother of Guy Nielen (Maja) and David Nielen (Sue) and uncle of Adam, Verity, Fiona and Tori. Dan was retired from a career as a draftsman in building construction in Toronto, and was a talented keyboardist and an avid motorcycle enthusiast. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Dan’s life will be announced at a later date. To leave a condolence or tribute in memory of Dan, please visit or call PAUL FUNERAL HOME, Powassan at (705)724-2024.


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Forest Lawn Crematorium
600 Tower Drive
North Bay, ON P1B8G2

Celebration of Life to be announced at a later date

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