Erica Marie Nilsen, Age :38

Feb 17,1981---Apr 06,2019

Erica Marie Nilsen, 38 years old, passed away unexpectedly April 6, 2019. She was born on February 17, 1981, in Albuquerque NM. Erica graduated from La Cueva High school and went on to graduate Summa Cum Laude from UNM with a degree in Sociology and minor in Criminology. Her big heart drew her to work in Social Services because of her concern and passion for people in crisis.

She is known by her countless friends and family for her sweet personality, big smile, beautiful laughter and sweet soul. She loved her children, camping, and shopping. She enjoyed listening to a wide variety of music.

 She is survived by parents Deborah and Mike Conrad and father Eliseo Trujillo. By son Kale Huetter and daughters Lynelle Huetter and Addysen Roberts. Brothers Sean Rael (Melissa), Tim Trujillo (Henrietta), Thomas Trujillo, Doug Conrad (Nicolee), and Michael Conrad Jr. plus sister Tamella Trujillo. She is also survived by grandparents, Bob Abeita, and Joann Nilsen and by many aunts, uncles, cousins and many loving friends.

There will be a celebration of life on Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 1:30pm to 3:30pm located at Riverside Funeral Home  at 225 San Mateo Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87108. Reception at 4:00pm at ABQ Party Place 300 Menaul Bld. NW Suite 200 (South side of the shopping center).


In leu of flowers we encourage donations to Haven House Domestic Violence Shelter at P.O. Box 15611 Rio Rancho, NM 87174  505-843-9123 Charity Identification Number: 85-0422830.   


Arrangements entrusted to:

Riverside Funeral Home of Albuquerque

225 San Mateo Blvd NE

(505) 764-9663


stephanie obryan Apr 11 ,2019

cousin ,Longmont ,Colorado

Dear Debbie and family, Regretfully, I won 't be able to attend the funeral for Erica, but I have made a donation to Haven House. My health makes travel impossible. Please know that I love you and care very deeply about what happened to Erica and your sorrow.

Doug Muchmore Apr 11 ,2019

Friend ,Albuquerque ,New Mexico

My sincere healing and heartfelt prayers and wishes to you all. Erica was such a beautiful person and will be missed us all. Godspeed my friends.

Jerralynn Terrazas Apr 11 ,2019

Friend ,Ojo Caliente ,New Mexico

I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family.

Doug Muchmore Apr 11 ,2019

Erica will be missed by all of us. Sending healing and loving prayers and thoughts to all of you. Godspeed and she shall be ever in our hearts...

Yolanda Torres Martinez Apr 14 ,2019

Friend ,Albuquerque ,New Mexico

Our deepest condolences go out to you and your family during this time of your recent loss. You are in our prayers and thoughts. Mike and Deb if you guys need anything at all we are here for you. ♥️🙏🏽💙⭐️