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 Godfrey Lawrence Bjustrom

Godfrey Lawrence Bjustrom

Death 1 Nov 2012 (aged 90)
Burial Santa Nella, Merced County, California, USA
Plot SECTION 3 SITE 1485
Memorial ID 100129332 · View Source
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The Modesto Bee
November 4, 2012

Godfrey Lawrence Bjustrom, of Ceres, passed away at the age of 90, on Thursday, November 1, 2012. He was born November 12, 1921 to the late Bernie and Sigrid Bjustrom.

Godfrey served our country by joining the U.S. Navy, where he served aboard U.S.S. Gillman - APA47 - Troop Transport, in WWII. He was a man of high integrity who understood the value in working hard.

Godfrey is preceded in death by his parents, Bernie and Sigrid Bjustrom and his wife of fifty-four years, Frances Bjustrom.

He is also survived by his daughter, Janey Bjustrom-Jackson; brother, Glenn Bjustrom; grandchildren, Robin Strauman and Susan Holidy; six great grandchildren; and three great great grandchildren; his close friends, Albert Hinkle, his son Andrew Hinkle, as well as Andrew's daughters Madison and Schylar.

Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, November 6 at 10:30am at First Southern Baptist Church, Waterford, California.

Graveside Service at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery Thursday, November 8 at 1:30pm.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Franklin & Downs Funeral Home.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100129332
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Godfrey Lawrence Bjustrom (12 Nov 1921–1 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100129332, citing San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery, Santa Nella, Merced County, California, USA ; Maintained by Dean (contributor 47277198) .