Gary Eastlund, age 71 of Osakis passed away on Friday, May 15, 2015 at the St. Cloud Hosptial in St. Cloud, MN. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 2:00 pm a the Roy-Hetland Funeral Home in Osakis, MN. Visitation will begin one hour prior to the service. Arrangements by the Roy-Hetland Funeral Home
Gary Eastlund, age 71 of Osakis entered his new life on Friday, May 15, 2015 from the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud, MN.
Gary Leroy Eastlund was born on January 8, 1944 in Alexandria, MN to Melvin and Violet (Floding) Eastlund. After attending grade school in Nelson, MN through the eigth grade, Gary graduated from Jefferson High School in Alexandria and then attended the MN School of Business in St. Cloud. He was hired as a controller for Krause-Anderson Construction. He later worked for Scotland Inc., a development firm and next worked as a cabinet builder. His last employer was Office Concepts in the Twin Cities, where he did sales and installations.
He was an avid fisherman, who looked forward to his retirement and the time he could spend on his home near Lake Osakis.
He is survived by his sons, Cory Eastlund and Chad Oswald, both of Chanhassen, MN, Scott (Jill) Eastlund of Chaska; a daughter, Brandy (Michael) Hill of Carver; five grandchildren, Parris Oswald, Ashley and Kayla Eastlund, Dana and Kaden Hill; two brothers, Van (Jeanne) Eastlund of Nelson and David (Sharon) Eastlund of Little Falls, MN; several nieces and nephews.
Memorials are preferred.
Arrangements are being handled by the Roy-Hetland Funeral Home in Osakis, MN.
May 23, 2015
May 23, 2015