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HEDLUND, Mary Lou
HEDLUND - Mary Lou Of Stamford, CT, formerly of Amherst, NY, passed away January 17, 2017.
Mary Lou was born in Buffalo, NY to Leslie and Doris Streamer on March 27, 1938. She attended Buffalo General Hospital School of Nursing, where she earned her degree and went on to work as a skilled and devoted nurse in neonatal intensive care for 30+ years of her life. In her final years, Mary Lou resided in a senior living facility where she was known for her deep love of books, and her involvement in poetry readings, current event lectures, and bible studies. Mary Lou is preceded in death by her parents, Leslie and Doris, and two sisters Ann and Catherine. She is survived by her brothers, Michael and David Streamer and his wife Marge; as well as her children, Gunnar (Cheryl) of Murrieta, CA, Kristen Hedlund-Esemplare (Chris) of Ridgefield, CT, and Karen Hedlund-Spiridellis (Trent) of Mamaroneck, NY; and her beloved grandchildren, Casey, Tara, Amber, Noelani, Jenna, Christopher, Nicholas, Zachary, Jack, and Kaitlin; as well as her many nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at WATTENGEL FUNERAL HOME, 307 Oliver Street, North Tonawanda on January 28, from 2 - 4 PM. Funeral Service will be held at Amherst Alliance Church, 3915 Millersport Hwy., also on January 28, at 6:30 PM, Pastor Rick Sheets, officiating. Guest registry at Wattengel.com