Mildred S. Nilsen of Westport died at home. She was 83.
She was the wife of the late Karsten O. Nilsen. She was born July 5, 1932 in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of the late Anton Foss and Agnethe Foss Birkenes.
She was a member of the Westport Center for Senior Activities where she enjoyed playing bingo and being with her friends. She loved knitting, crochet, painting, playing cards and baking (and was well known for her special waffles).
She especially enjoyed spending time with her family and entertaining.