Lynn M. Searle-Strem died peacefully at home in Edgartown and surrounded by her family on August 1. She was 61.

She was the deeply beloved mother of Sarah and Matthew, and the wife of Daniel Strem.

She was born in Oak Bluffs. She was a strong, passionate, loving and caring person who spent her nursing career caring and impacting many lives. She will be deeply missed by everyone that knows her.

She loved the beach, sea glass hunting, spending time with her family, gardening, crossword puzzles and laughter.

Lynn is survived by her children Sarah and Matthew Strem, her husband Daniel Strem, sister Cindy Maciel; brother David Andrews; brothers in law John Strem Jr. and Joseph Strem; nieces Tabitha Andrews, Melissa Andrews and her daughters, and Jessica Strem; nephews Taylor Andrews. David Andrews and his son David Jr., John Strem 3rd and his family, Justin Strem and his family, Brendan Strem and his family, and Tyler Strem and his family.

She was predeceased by her mother, Emily Searle Guisti, father Edwin Searle, and brothers James (Harpo) Andrews and Brad Andrews.

A graveside service will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, August 7 at the New Westside Cemetery in Edgartown.

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