Nellie A. Behrsin, 89, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2012, in Ashland, Ore. She was born March 13, 1923, in Riga, Latvia.

She married Alfred Bruno Behrsin June 4, 1944, in Riga, Latvia. They had two children.

Survivors include sons, A. Jan Behrsin of Kensington, Calif. and Ralph B. Behrsin of Laguna Niguel, Calif.; and two grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Bruno Behrsin.

Contributions may be sent to Grace Lutheran Church, Frances Avenue, Ashland, Ore., 97520, Attn: General Fund. Arrangements by Litwiller-Simonsen Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Ashland, Ore.