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Mary Florene Nystrom

January 2, 1928February 15, 2020

Mary “Flo” Florene Nystrom, 92 of Lorena, Texas passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2020. Graveside service will be 12:00 p.m., Monday, February 17, 2020 at Waco Memorial Park Cemetery in Waco, Texas and will be officiated by Dr. Philip Riegel.

Flo was born January 2, 1928 to William and Florence Jane (Keith) Chadwick. She was quite the athlete. She played softball and was an all-state softball pitcher and an all-state bowler and a very good golfer. She married Ben Nystrom in 1951.

Preceding Flo in death were husband, Ben Nystrom; daughter, Ginger Pratt; her mother Florence Chadwick; and father, William Chadwick and eight brothers and sisters.

Survivors include son, Gary Nystrom and wife Beth of Bruceville, daughters Janie Matlock and husband Jerry of Jacksonville; Jodie Wilkerson of Austin; six grandchildren, Jennifer Neighbors, Shana Christian, Jessica McClinton, Sharanda Thompson, Ben Westland, and Andrea Eiben, and eight great grandchildren.


  • Graveside Service Monday, February 17, 2020


Mary Florene Nystrom

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Marvin & Vicki Puryear

March 7, 2020

Gary our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Steph Townsend

February 17, 2020

Bowling with her PawPa Johnny & Willie Chadwick! She was always such a hoot! Last time I saw her at Red's funeral she was still the same! Praying for our families!!

Melanie Ferguson

February 17, 2020

Gary, Shana, Sharanda, and Jodie,
Those we hold closest to our hearts never truly leave us. They live on in the kindness they have shared and the love they brought into your lives. Our heartfelt condolences to each of you.

Dennis and Melanie Ferguson

Robert Chadwick

February 17, 2020

I remember going to my great-aunt clothes house when I was a kid she was a great lady.r.i.p.
You will be missed
Tell everyone hello when you get to heaven ❤️❤️

Chuck & Tammy Hitchcock

February 17, 2020

Thoughts & Prayers for you and your Family. May your Treasured memories give you comfort in this time.

Joe Tucker

February 16, 2020

Gary we were so sorry to hear of your moms passing. God Bless you, and your family durning this sad time. Joe and Shelly Tucker

Robert Haddock

February 16, 2020

Aunt Florene was great! She was my grandmothers youngest sister
Nanny Lula jo Haddock” Nanny”
Rest easy

Your nephew Robert Haddock