Donald J. “Don” Nystrom

Donald J. “Don” Nystrom

Donald J. “Don” Nystrom

November 26, 1936~June 02, 2024

Donald “Don” Joseph Nystrom, age 87 of Port Richey, Florida passed away unexpectedly at his home on Sunday, June 02, 2024.

Don was the loving husband of the late Grace Ann Nystrom (nee Doyle). He is survived by his two sons, Donald Nystrom of New Port Richey, Florida, and Frank Nystrom of Hudson, Florida; daughter-in-law Elicia Nystrom; granddaughter Samantha Garcia and her husband Matthew Garcia of Orlando, Florida; sister Mary Funke and her husband Michael Funke of Chicago, Illinois.

Don served 4 years active duty in the United States Air Force and 3 years inactive duty training. He was an electronic technician, in addition to truly being a jack of all trades (there wasn’t anything he couldn’t fix). In his younger days he rode motorcycles and was an avid scuba diver. He had many hobbies like, boating, fishing, reading, and tinkering with electronics. But his favorite life-long hobby was Amateur Radio and being an active member of his ham radio club. His life experience included many adventures.

He will be dearly missed by all who knew him, and will be remembered as a great conversationalist who always enjoyed learning new ideas.

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Memories of Donald J. “Don” Nystrom



Chuck Martin

June 6, 2024, 9:42 pm

So sorry for your loss. RIP Don! You will be missed.

Ron Wright, N9EE

June 6, 2024, 10:32 pm

Don, You will be missed. RIP, 73, ron, n9ee

Joni Berchielli

June 6, 2024, 10:49 pm

Our deepest condolences to the Nystom family . “Big Don” was bigger than life and will surely be missed.
“The ones we love are never gone, they live forever in our hearts. “❤️❤️

Larry Dameron

June 7, 2024, 3:58 pm

Since condolences to “Big Don’s” family. He raised two awesome men. A credit to who he was

Teresa Agosta Rotunda

June 7, 2024, 5:06 pm

My condolences to Don’s and Grace’s sons, Frank and Don Jr. Don and Grace Nystrom raised two good men.

Tim Robinette WD8MVU

June 8, 2024, 7:07 pm

Don was a good friend and will be missed by all.
Sorry for Your loss

Dr Joseph Nystrom

June 9, 2024, 1:02 pm

Sincere condolences from a Pasco namesake out of the SW Minnesota Nystrom line.

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