PARK RIDGE, N.J. — Park Ridge resident John Nilsen died on Thursday, April 14. He was 84.
A Brooklyn, N.Y. native, Nilsen was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War and a 57-year member of the New York City Carpenter Union Local 296.
He is survived by his children, Chris, John, Joan, Vivian, Jimmy and Billy; and grandchildren TJ, Nicole, Vinny, Toni, Michael, Joey, Johnny and Katie; and two grandchildren.
Memorial visitation and service will be held from 12-2 p.m. on Sunday, May 1, at at the Robert Spearing Funeral Home, Inc., 155 Kinderkamack Road in Park Ridge.