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Annie Marie Nielsen, age 85, of Beaver Dam, died on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at Hillside Manor.The memorial gathering will be at Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam on Friday, September 30, 2016 from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.Ann Marie Milnarich was born on March 8, 1931 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin to John and Amanda (Urisch) Milnarich. On October 4, 1953. She was united in marriage with Vilas Nielsen in Mayville. Annie worked at Monarch Range, Chrysler, Hillside Hospital, and most recently, Chili John’s Café, all in Beaver Dam. She loved to play Bingo and socialize at the Senior Center, where she was also a volunteer. Annie was involved in the Relay for Life and for entertainment she enjoyed listening to Wisconsin Singers. She looked forward to her class reunions and was well known and loved in the community. Annie loved time with her family and visits with her six girls.Survivors are her daughters, Christine (Chuck) Gagnon, Carla Hartwig, Catherine (Ken) Buelow, Constance (Corey) Ziegel, Cindy Burton, and Carol (James) Scott; grandchildren, Stacia Burton, Amber Buelow, Carol Buelow, Kristi (Ryan) Bouwkamp, Elizabeth Kaiser, and James Burton; great grandchildren, Levi McNicol, Annika and Adelynn Bouwkamp her best friend, Betty (Bob) Stafford; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Annie was preceded in death by her parents; husband; 14 brothers and sisters; son-in-law, Rodney Hartwig; and grandson, Jon Nielsen.If desired, memorials may be made in Ann M. Nielsen’s name to Relay for Life.The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family. To leave online condolences, or for directions and other information, please visit our website at www.KoepsellFH.com.