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L Nystrom (#47094731)
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Thank you to all who have visited my family. Your memorial flowers have touched my heart.

My sister:

Lynne Patrice Baxter Shada

My niece's daughter:

Katelin Michele Sawyer

My parents:

Constance Elaine Brooks Baxter

Gaylord Louis Baxter

My step Mother:

Jane Frances "Jean" Faircloth Maurer

My Husband's parents and sister:

Margaret Carolyn Simonson Nystrom

Verner August Nystrom

Jeanette Eilene Nystrom




I have been interested in genealogy since around 1998. I enjoy finding new information on family members. There seems to be be always another branch to research. I enjoy walking in the peaceful cemeteries as we seek for a long lost relative. If I have put a memorial on this website, I probably have photographed that cemetery. It is hard trying to find enough time in the day to put them all on here. So please request them and I will work on those names first. Currently I am working on Hamlin and Deuel Counties in South Dakota, but also have done a few in Brookings, Codington and Kingsbury Counties.

If I have any errors please let me know and I will correct it. For corrections, family links and transfers please use the edit button, because then it sends me a link to the page. I am willing to transfer family members upon request, if that such person is not related to any of my family.

The family names that I am researching are:
Brooks, Whitlock, Walker, Paulson, Lien, Baxter, Schaefer, Roeder, Papcke, Polzin, Nystrom, Norgaard, Simonson, Richards, Long, Burrows, Walsh and Delamater / Delemarter, Kreger, Lenning, Buchholz.

A thank you for those family members who have helped me take photos of memorials. My Sister-in-law Marceen who did all of Lakewood Cemetery in Waubay, Bergen Cemetery in Codington County, and Mazeppa Cemetery in Grant County. She also helped with Lakeview in Clear Lake. A Huge Thank you to my Sister, Lynne Shada who has helped with many of the cemeteries, You traveled with me to many states, walked cemeteries with me, photographed stones, researched at many locations with me, also you were my typist. You typed so many family stories, obituaries and such. Lynne, you are in our thoughts and hearts, we miss you greatly. Please stop and leave her a flower if you get the time.

I try to leave memorial flowers on all my family members and others for the date of birth and death. It seems to leave a personal touch to each individual. If you visit any of my relatives please leave a flower for them.
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Thomas Erbes
The Gavins's
Thank you for helping me connect the parents with the children. Thanks again Tom Erbes
Added by Thomas Erbes on Jul 31, 2014 10:27 AM
Dorothy Daskam Sargent
Fannie Niemann Goens #57333679
Fannie Niemann Goens # 57333679
There are two problems with this lady's memorials. First: you have two of them for her. I have checked them over and they definitely are for the same person.
Second: I have Fannie's obituary and it definitely says she died "Tuesday evening, April 27 at the Deuel County Memorial Hospital."
Funeral services were held May 1 after which she was interred.
Published in the Clear Lake Courier 6 May 1976 p12c2 which I have in my possession and am looking at right now.

Perhaps you would care to look into this and correct anything YOU think needs correcting.

Thanks for all you have done for Find A Grave and those people looking for their family' information. I know it helps many.

Sincerely,
Dorothy Daskam Sargent #47197822
Added by Dorothy Daskam Sargent on Jul 26, 2014 6:05 PM
Esther Kinder
Raymond Coley
Thank you so very much for the flower left for my son for his Birthday. We miss him so much and it means so much to us.
Added by Esther Kinder on Jul 26, 2014 7:29 AM
Mario Ragucci
Thank you for visiting
my mom Leola's memorial and I miss her every day, like I know you miss your mom. Time just keeps on moving forward; It's hard without mom and dad. Now I know how they must have felt when their parents died too. Their influence is felt today.
Added by Mario Ragucci on Jul 20, 2014 9:26 AM
Rosie♥Mooch
RE: Lynne Shada Birthday
You are very welcome. It was my pleasure to visit your sweet sister for her birthday. Rosie
Added by Rosie♥Mooch on Jul 15, 2014 1:10 PM
Dennis Gabriel
Thank you
Thank you for your time and effort in photographing so many of my relatives graves in Deuel County SD. It is greatly appreciated. LeeAnn G., a Morud, Hawley, Severson, Gronseth descendant.
Added by Dennis Gabriel on Jul 15, 2014 12:04 PM
Ruby Red
RE: Lynne Shada Birthday
You're so welcome! I was honored to visit your sister on her birthday. Thank YOU for your thoughtful visits to my family! Very appreciated! Have a good week! Linda
Added by Ruby Red on Jul 13, 2014 11:11 AM
Maggie*
RE: Lynne Shada Birthday
It was my pleasure. Thank you for stopping by my loved one's memorial as well.

Enjoy your weekend.
Maggie
Added by Maggie* on Jul 12, 2014 10:52 AM
Robert Fowler
RE: Lynne Shada Birthday
Thanks are unnecessary, though appreciated. Her bio portrayed her as very active in many things and I came away thinking she was probably a lot of fun to be around. I've noticed many of the tokens you have left for sites that I maintain so I will take the opportunity to thank you for all of those. Have a great weekend.
Added by Robert Fowler on Jul 12, 2014 6:57 AM
Beatrice Bennett
RE: Lynne Shada Birthday
No thanks necessary. It was my pleasure and honor. Sisters are special. I know.
I want to thank you for the pretty tokens you left my children and family. I do appreciate it with all my heart.
Have a great weekend...Bea.
Added by Beatrice Bennett on Jul 12, 2014 5:33 AM
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