|Birth: ||Oct. 15, 1916|
|Death: ||Aug. 20, 2001|
Memorial services will be held for Edmund Francis Lyster on Saturday, August 25th at 2:00PM at Waud's Funeral Home with Fr. Ray Ferguson officiating.
Mr. Lyster was born October 15, 1916 in Tillamook, Oregon to Edmund and Birdie (Coulson) Lyster and passed away August 20, 2001 at his home in Nehalem, Oregon
Mr. Lyster grew up and attended school at East Beaver Grade School and Nestucca High School. He was united in Marriage to Pauline Coonse on February 21 1936 in Beaver. Oregon.
Mr. Lyster started his career logging. He logged for many years before moving to Brighton and operating the Jetty Fishery. They later opened the Lyster Bait and Tackle Store on Hwy 101 and operated until they retired. Mr. Lyster was guiding steelhead and salmon trips and also commercial fishing out of Pacific City.
Mr. Lyster is a member of the Tillamook Pioneers, a member of the Pleasant Valley Grange and a 13 year member of the Port of Nehalem.
Mr. Lyster enjoyed fishing all the rivers and bays in Tillamook County. He harvested his last deer, last year. He fought the Tillamook Forest Fires, he was a lookout for the Tillamook County Coast Line during WWII, and he had a large garden that kept him busy and the neighbors full.
Mr. Lyster is survived by his 3 daughters; Loralee Henry of Portland, OR; Karen Williams of Nehalem, OR; and Sherry Newman of Barview, OR; 1 brother Jim Lyster of Santa Cruz, CA; 1 sister Birdie Musetta Lyster of La Mesa, CA 5 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Lyster is preceded in death by 1 sister Patricia Walsh and his wife Pauline.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Tillamook Pioneer Museum. Arrangements in care of Waud's Funeral Home, Tillamook.
Edmund Francis Lyster (1887 - 1937)
Birdie Belle Coulson Tippin (1891 - 1942)
Baby Girl Lyster (1910 - 1910)*
Donald Lee Lyster (1912 - 1912)*
Edmund Francis Lyster (1916 - 2001)
Musetta Birdie Lyster Long-Lyster (1920 - 2003)*
Patricia Belle Lyster Walsh (1924 - 1998)*
Raymond Lee Lyster (1926 - 1932)*
James Delbert Lyster (1928 - 2008)*
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Created by: SuezieQ
Record added: Jun 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92731775
To a GREAT Uncle|
Added: Jul. 11, 2012