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1938 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
THOMAS JETLAND Thomas Lee Jetland passed away April 8, 2017, in Las Vegas. He was born Nov. 3, 1938, in Bismarck, N.D., the son of John and Ellen (Ivarie) Jetland. He spent the early years of his life in the Pacific Northwest before settling in Las Vegas. After serving in the U.S. Marine Corps, he married Nita Mayes in 1960, and together they raised two children. He was a member of the Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers International Local 3. After retiring, he enjoyed spending time with friends in his backyard bar, where he always had cold beer and lively conversation waiting. He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings, James and Beverly "Dolly;" and grandson, Bryan Anderson. He is survived by his wife, of 56 years, Nita; daughter, Brenda (Daniel) Anderson of Las Vegas; son, Thomas (Mark Dillon) of Phoenix; and grandson, Darin Anderson of Las Vegas. Services will be at 4 p.m. Friday, April 21, at Palm Mortuary, 7979 W. Warm Springs Road. Memorial donations may be made to Infinity Hospice Care in Las Vegas.
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