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Edna May (Bergemann) Bystrom

May 18, 1921 ~ April 30, 2017 (age 95)

The Piano Brothers

EDNA M. (nee Bergemann) BYSTROM of Southampton, NJ and formerly of Maple Shade and Palmyra, went to be with her Lord on April 30th, 2017.  Born in Philadelphia, PA, Edna was full of life for 95 years.  She loved her Lord and family with unceasing devotion.  Edna graduated from Upper Darby High School in 1939.  In 1942 she married her high school sweetheart, Nels G. Bystrom, with whom she lived and loved for 63 years, till he went to be with the Lord.   Along with Nels, Edna was an avid Phillies fan, listening to every game on the TV or radio.  Some of her last excited words expressed her joy over the Phillies sweeping the Braves.  Edna was the mother of Bev Patrizi (wife of Rich Patrizi) of Pennsauken, Ron Bystrom (husband of Char/Charlotte) of Plainsboro, NJ, and Renee Bystrom-Jones (wife of Rev. David W. Jones) of Marlton.  She was the Nana/Grand Mom of 8 grandchildren, and the great grandmother of 12.  Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family from 9:30-11:00 AM on Thursday, May 4th, at the Lord of Life Lutheran Church at One Winchester Court, Tabernacle, NJ.  A service to celebrate Edna’s life on this earth will begin at 11:00 AM at the church, followed by a private family burial.  In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to: Lord of Life Lutheran Church, One Winchester Court, Tabernacle, NJ  08088.  (www.BradleyStow.com)


Charitable donations may be made to:

Lord Of LIfe Lutheran Church
One Winchester Court, Shamong NJ 08088



 Service Information

Greeting of the Family
Thursday
May 4, 2017

9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Lord of Life Lutheran Church
1 Winchester Court
Taberance, NJ 08088

Celebration of Life
Thursday
May 4, 2017

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Lord of Life Lutheran Church
1 Winchester Court
Taberance, NJ 08088

Private Interment

Lakeview Memorial Park
Rt. 130
Cinnaminson, NJ 08077


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