Maureen Nielson Boorsma

28 Oct 1938 - 25 Feb 2009

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28 Oct 1938 - 25 Feb 2009
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Grave site information of Maureen Nielson Boorsma (28 Oct 1938 - 25 Feb 2009) at Tooele City Cemetery in Tooele, Tooele, Utah, United States from BillionGraves

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Maureen Nielson Boorsma

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Married: 6 Nov 1976
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Tooele City Cemetery

Sagers Circle
Tooele, Tooele, Utah
United States

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"CYDI" A DAISY A DAY
GONE FISHIN
SEALED DEC 1, 1983
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June 7, 2012
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May 31, 2012

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Contributor: cindykay1 Created: 2 years ago Updated: 2 years ago

Maureen (Cydi) Nielson Boorsma, daughter of Stanley G. and NaDine Nielson, was born October 28, 1938 in Salt Lake City, and returned to her Heavenly Father on February 25, 2009. She enjoyed a wonderful life experience here on earth, where she lovingly fulfilled a calling, working with her spouse in the Salt Lake LDS Temple, and served the Lord and many others through numerous other church callings. She had a strong testimony of the gospel and a passion for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren who lovingly called her "GG". Cydi accomplished much in her lifetime and will be warmly remembered and sadly missed by all who knew her. She leaves behind her eternal husband of 32 years, Terry M. Boorsma, of Tooele, UT. Cydi is also survived by her children; Cyndi (Curtis) Tadehara, Wendi (Mick) Olson, Krysti (LeRoy) Kollman, Kurt Johansson, Shawn (Carol) Headrick, 19 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, as well as four siblings; Kathryn Jones, Barbara Fenton, Karla Jettie, and Daniel Nielson. Cydi was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Shane Johansson, and two grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 noon in the Tooele 23rd Ward Chapel, 150 West 200 North, Tooele, UT on March 4, 2009. A viewing will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. prior to the services. Published in the Deseret News on 3/3/2009.

Life timeline of Maureen Nielson Boorsma

1938
Maureen Nielson Boorsma was born on 28 Oct 1938
Maureen Nielson Boorsma was 3 years old when World War II: The Imperial Japanese Navy made a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, intending to neutralize the United States Pacific Fleet from influencing the war Japan was planning to wage in Southeast Asia. World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier. The vast majority of the world's countries—including all of the great powers—eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most global war in history; it directly involved more than 100 million people from over 30 countries. In a state of total war, the major participants threw their entire economic, industrial, and scientific capabilities behind the war effort, blurring the distinction between civilian and military resources. World War II was the deadliest conflict in human history, marked by 50 to 85 million fatalities, most of whom were civilians in the Soviet Union and China. It included massacres, the genocide of the Holocaust, strategic bombing, premeditated death from starvation and disease and the only use of nuclear weapons in war.
Maureen Nielson Boorsma was 17 years old when Disneyland Hotel opens to the public in Anaheim, California. The Disneyland Hotel is a resort hotel located at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, owned by the Walt Disney Company and operated through its Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products division. Opened on October 5, 1955, as a motor inn owned and operated by Jack Wrather under an agreement with Walt Disney, the hotel was the first to officially bear the Disney name. Under Wrather's ownership, the hotel underwent several expansions and renovations over the years before being acquired by Disney in 1988. The hotel was downsized to its present capacity in 1999 as part of the Disneyland Resort expansion.
Maureen Nielson Boorsma was 25 years old when The Beatles make their first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show, performing before a "record-busting" audience of 73 million viewers across the USA. The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. With members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, they became widely regarded as the foremost and most influential music band in history. Rooted in skiffle, beat and 1950s rock and roll, the Beatles later experimented with several musical styles, ranging from pop ballads and Indian music to psychedelia and hard rock, often incorporating classical elements and unconventional recording techniques in innovative ways. In 1963, their enormous popularity first emerged as "Beatlemania"; as the group's music grew in sophistication, led by primary songwriters Lennon and McCartney, the band were integral to pop music's evolution into an art form and to the development of the counterculture of the 1960s.
1977
Maureen Nielson Boorsma was 39 years old when Star Wars is released in theaters. Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It is the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy and the beginning of the Star Wars franchise. Starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew, the film focuses on the Rebel Alliance, led by Princess Leia (Fisher), and its attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's space station, the Death Star.
Maureen Nielson Boorsma was 44 years old when Michael Jackson's Thriller, the best-selling album of all time, was released. Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, and dancer. Dubbed the "King of Pop", he was one of the most popular entertainers in the world, and was the best-selling music artist during the year of his death. Jackson's contributions to music, dance, and fashion along with his publicized personal life made him a global figure in popular culture for over four decades.
1999
Maureen Nielson Boorsma was 61 years old when Columbine High School massacre: Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold killed 13 people and injured 24 others before committing suicide at Columbine High School in Columbine, Colorado. The Columbine High School massacre was a school shooting that occurred on April 20, 1999, at Columbine High School in Columbine, an unincorporated area of Jefferson County, Colorado, United States, in the Denver metropolitan area. In addition to the shootings, the complex and highly planned attack involved a fire bomb to divert firefighters, propane tanks converted to bombs placed in the cafeteria, 99 explosive devices, and car bombs. The perpetrators, senior students Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold, murdered 12 students and one teacher. They injured 21 additional people, and three more were injured while attempting to escape the school. The pair subsequently committed suicide.
Maureen Nielson Boorsma died on 25 Feb 2009 at the age of 70
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