The University of Lethbridge offers its heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Dr. Toni Nelson, professor emerita in Management, who passed away in Calgary on Friday, April 6 at the age of 72.
Originally from Utah, Nelson and her husband settled in southern Alberta where she, as a chartered accountant, became a respected member of the professional community in Lethbridge. After completing a doctoral degree from the University of Oregon, Nelson accepted a position with the Faculty of Management, now the Dhillon School of Business, at the U of L in 1991. She remained with the University until 2011 and was a professor, assistant dean and acting dean during that time.
An obituary notice can be found online at Choice Memorial. A celebration of life ceremony has been scheduled for 2 p.m., Sunday, April 15 at Choice Memorial in Calgary.
The U of L will lower its flag on Sunday in honour of Nelson.
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