Edna Ruth Westerlund

Obituary for Edna Ruth Westerlund

Edna Ruth Westerlund, 84, passed away Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at The Bridges Memory Care Facility in Riverview, Florida. She was born September 1, 1933 in Lakeview, Michigan.

Edna is preceded in death by her parents, Ida and William Demond, one sister, Ester.

She was united in marriage to Ronald Carl Westerlund on February 19, 1955. He preceded her in death May 5, 2004

Edna is survived by her two sons, Mark Westerlund of Fort Walton Beach, Florida, Jeff Westerlund of Georgetown, Kentucky, two daughters, Rhonda Westerlund of Parker, Colorado, Jill Westerlund, of Riverview, Florida, one granddaughter, Rachel , and three great grandsons, Kaiden, Rylan, and Leyton.

She loved to read, do cross word puzzles, crochet, sew, knitting, needlepoint and gardening.

We want to give a special thank you to the staff at The Bridges for all the care they gave our Mom.

Our beautiful mom had the most amazing smile and gentle kindness. We will miss her so much.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association.

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I miss you so much. I miss your laughter, your beautiful smile, your gentleness. I love you mom. Rest in peace my sweet angel…


I love you and miss you so much. RIP Mom ❤ ❤ ❤

Your daughter,


While I only knew Edna the last several years, she was a kind and lovely lady who smiled easily at everyone.


Edna was an awesome person to be around. I will miss talking and joking with her. She was a very classy lady that always treated everyone in a first class manner. She was truly loved by everyone that met her. She will be missed dearly. Fly high, pretty lady.
I love you,


Edna an I had wonderful time as neighbors in Louisville
Edna was one of the most talented person that I know
My son Todd said Edna can do anything
She changed a lapel on tuxedo for him

Not her favorite job
Loved her
Shared many evenings together


Aunt Edna and Uncle Ron were a wonderfully warm and fun couple. They enjoyed life. They both had a genuine laugh and a quick smile. We will so miss you, too, Aunt Edna. Much sympathy to the Westerlund family and beyond. Pat and I are so thankful we were able to visit her a few years ago with Aunt Janet and Lorraine. Rest In Peace most caring and loving lady.
Pat & Carol Vernon