Mary Ann, 75, died Sunday in Lyons. She was born in Raymond,
WA, and lived for many years in the Myrtle Point area with her
first husband D.B. “Swede” Gulstrom, before moving to the
Stayton/Lyons area in 1986.
Ann was preceded in her death by her parents, her 5 siblings,
3 husbands- DB “Swede” Gulstrom, George Nydegger and
LaVerne “Curly” Behrens. She was a member of Mehama
Community Church in Mehama. Mary Ann was known around the area
for her wonderful pies, quick wit, love for Jesus, her laugh
and Sunday afternoon pinochle games.
survived by 4 children: Leonard (Sonya) Gulstrom of Limington,
ME, Darrell (Karen) of Beaverton, Troy (Colleen) Gulstrom of
Lyons and Molly (Dean) Freeman of Lyons; 4 step children; 18
grandchildren, 12 great- grandchildren and 5 on the way.
service will be Friday, July 24, 2015 2:00 pm at Mehama
Community Church. Interment was in Norway Pioneer Cemetery in
Myrtle Point. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.