Jane M. (Bystrom) Muffet

Jane M. Muffett, 60, a resident of the North Bend community died Sat. Oct. 12, 2013 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held Sat. Oct. 19, 2013 at 1 p.m. at the Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, Reedsport with Pastor Quintin Cundiff officiating. Family and Friends are welcome to stay for a luncheon reception following the service.

Private cremation rites have been held.

Jane Marie Muffett was born April 3, 1953 in Silverton, Oregon to Lloyd and Sylvia Kruse Bystrom. She was raised and educated in Molalla, having graduated from Molalla High School. Jane received an associate’s degree in Nursing from Lane Community College in 1976 and in 1997 earned her second associates degree in Accounting from SWOCC.

Jane was united in marriage to Dean Muffett on June 9, 1973 at the Grace Lutheran Church in Molalla. Together they celebrated forty years of life together and raised two daughters and one son.

Over the years they made their home in Eugene, Richland, WA, and most recently North Bend. Jane worked at Briggs & Thompson and Menasha in the accounting departments. She also worked at the Bay Area Hospital on the nursing staff.

She was very active in her community attending the Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church where she served as the treasurer. She was a past president of the Coos/Curry Chapter of the Oregon Small Woodlands Association.

Among her personal interests she loved cooking. Her favorites were homemade potato-leek soup and Ice cream. Jane enjoyed gardening, photography and spending time with her family. Jane was a wonderful wife, mother, sister, grandmother, and friend. She was cherished by her family and friends, and she will be missed by all who knew her.

Survivors include husband, Dean, son, Leif Muffett, Coos Bay, two daughters and sons in law; Anna and Jason Warner, North Bend, Beth and Aaron Real, Bandon, Brothers; David and Dorothy Bystrom Westerville, Oh and Dale and Julie Bystrom, Molalla, Ore.

Also surviving are her grandchildren; Everitt, Ella, Calvin and Chris.

Services entrusted to Dunes Memorial Chapel Reedsport, Ore. 541-271-2822