Vivian P. Eastman, 78, of Norwalk, died Sunday morning, Oct. 28, 2007, at home with her family at her side.
She was born May 2, 1929, in Shiloh, Ohio, and was a graduate of Shelby High School. She worked as a nursing assistant at Norwalk Memorial Home, Maravian Villa and Gaymont Nursing Center. She was a member of the American Legion Post 706 Auxiliary in North Fairfield and attended St. Mary Catholic Church in Norwalk. She enjoyed reading, baking and watching television and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Burdette Eastman of Norwalk; her daughters, Marlene (Steven) Griggs of Milan and Susan (Norman) Clouse of Wakeman; her sons, Gary (Nancy) Eastman of New Washington, Ohio, John (Karen) Eastman and Richard Eastman, both of Willard, and Jeff (Brenda) Eastman of Norwalk; her sister, Mary Oney of Shelby; and 13 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Grover and Mary Catherine Travis; her brother William Travis; a brother and sister in infancy; and two grandchildren, Christopher Eastman and Michelle Clouse.
A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk. The Rev. Francis J. Speier, pastor of St. Mary Catholic Church, will officiate. Private interment will be later in North Fairfield Cemetery.
Memorial contributions, if desired, may be sent to Stein Hospice Service, Inc., 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870, or Norwalk Public Library, 46 W. Main St., Norwalk, OH 44857.
Condolences may be sent to norwalkfuneral.com.