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Nils Frederick Setterberg

May 21, 1955 ~ April 8, 2018 (age 62)

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April 14, 2018

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Potter Funeral Home
456 Jackson St.
Willimantic, CT 06226

Nils Frederick Setterberg, 62, of Columbia, passed away unexpectedly early Sunday morning on April 8, 2018. Nils was born at Manchester Memorial Hospital on May 21,1955 to parents Frederick and Dorothy (Brown) Setterberg.  Nils leaves behind his wife of 35 years, Kimberly (McGilton) Setterberg; two beautiful daughters, Heather Setterberg Pehowdy and her husband Corey, and Caitlyn Mary Setterberg and her husband Jeremy Baker, as well as his seven grandchildren who were the light of his life; four sisters Joann, Linda, Cheryl, and Robin; three brothers, Fred, Rick, and Gary as well as many nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind many close friends including his best friend Drew Nelson of Columbia.  Nils family will receive relatives and friends on Saturday April 14, 2018 from 10:00am to 12:00pm at Potter Funeral Home, with a memorial service beginning at 12:00pm.  For an online memorial guestbook please visit  

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