June M. Eastman

ESCANABA — June M. Eastman, 86, of Escanaba, passed away peacefully Monday morning, Jan. 22, 2018, at Bishop Noa Home in Escanaba where she has resided for the past two years. She was born on June 5, 1931, in Escanaba, the daughter of Hedvig and Doris (Trombley) Sodergren. June met Carl Eastman Jr. while working as a waitress at Tim and Sally’s. Carl caught her attention by always tipping her two cents under his plate. The couple married and raised their loving family.

Carl preceded her in death on June 25, 2011. June was a homemaker, devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter and sister. In her later years, June helped care for her elderly mother.

She will be sadly missed by her four children, Linda (Larry) Drummond of Naperville, Ill., Dennis (Mary) Eastman of Escanaba, Debbie (Kris) Johnson of California, and Greg (Maria) Eastman of Green Bay, Wis.; seven grandchildren, Laura Beth, Lindsey, Kyle, Gunnar, Gus, Gabe, and Hannah; five sisters, Linnea (Ed) Langtange, Lois (Clayton) VanDrese, Beverly (Shirryl) Lloyd, Roberta (Bob) Anderson, and Gloria Terrian; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, June was preceded in death by her sister, Jeannea.

Visitation will be held from 12 to 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, at the Anderson Funeral Home in Escanaba. Funeral services celebrating the life of June will follow at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Anderson Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Chris Johnson officiating.

A luncheon will be served afterward in the Anderson Funeral Home fellowship area. Burial will take place in Lakeview Cemetery. The Anderson Funeral Homes are assisting the Eastman family and online condolences can be sent at www.andersonfuneralhomes.net.