David Everett Eastman
November 16, 1952 – March 6, 2020
David Eastman, second son of Joan and Everett Eastman of Hartney, Manitoba passed away on March 6, 2020 in Surrey, BC with his three children Danny, Erin and Neil by his side. David is survived by his three brothers, Dennis, Morley and Shane and their families as well as his three children and seven grandchildren.
Dave attended school in Hartney and enjoyed sports including hockey and football. He was a farm boy who loved to hunt and trap. In 1972, he married Lorna Denbow and moved to Richmond, BC where he invested in Richmond Plywood and worked for most of his career. While working at Richmond Plywood, Dave obtained his millwright ticket and headed up the maintenance department. In 1984, he and Lorna separated and later divorced. Dave married Gail Cobban in 1987 and their son Neil was born the following year.
Some of the happiest times in Dave’s life were fishing in Deep Bay with the Denbow clan, and hunting in Manitoba with his brothers and in-laws.
A private graveside funeral service will be held at the Riverside Cemetery Hartney, Manitoba at a later date.