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 Leath Virginia <I>Bruce</I> Eastman

Leath Virginia Bruce Eastman

Death 17 May 2010 (aged 93)
Burial Woodruff, Rich County, Utah, USA
Memorial ID 146602 · View Source
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Daughter of Marshall & Sarah (Brown) Bruce.

Leath Virginia Bruce Eastman passed away at Rocky Mountain Care Nursing Center in Evanston on May 17 at the age of 93. She was born on July 12, 1916 in Almy, the daughter of Marshall Lorenzo and Sarah (Brown) Bruce. She married Delmore Weldon Eastman on Nov. 7, 1934 in Woodruff, Utah, and their marriage was later solemnized on March 19, 1936 in the Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake City, Utah. Her husband, Delmore, preceded her in death on Jan. 4, 1990.

Leath was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and served for several years in various positions in the Relief Society, Cub Scouts, and the Singing Mothers. She enjoyed quilting, making afghans, and cooking.

She is survived by her sons, Jay (Connie) Eastman, of Evanston; and Paul (Janet) Eastman, of Willard, Utah; daughters, Faye Connelly, of Evanston; Ilene (Keith) Matthews, of Almy; Renae (Gary) Call, of Randolph, Utah.; a daughter-in-law, Pat Eastman, of Woodruff, Utah.; a brother, Harry Bruce, of Afton; and a sister, Mary Schwitzer, of Evanston; 22 grandchildren, 63 great-grandchildren, and 25 great-great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; sons, Bruce, Dennis and Danny; six brothers; and one sister; a granddaughter, Darylynn Matthews; a great-grandson, Jeremy Matthews; and a son-in-law, Glen Connelly.

Visitation was held at Crandall Funeral Home on Thursday, May 20, from 6-8 p.m. and at the Woodruff LDS Church on Friday, from 10:30 a.m. until the time of the services. Funeral services will be conducted on May 21 at 12 noon at the Woodruff LDS Church. Interment will follow services at the Eastman Cemetery, Woodruff, Utah. Arrangements are under the direction of Crandall Funeral Home of Evanston.

Published in the Uinta County Herald, May 21, 2010.

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  • Maintained by: James Lemon
  • Originally Created by: Utah State Historical Society
  • Added: 2 Feb 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 146602
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Leath Virginia Bruce Eastman (12 Jul 1916–17 May 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 146602, citing Eastman Family Cemetery, Woodruff, Rich County, Utah, USA ; Maintained by James Lemon (contributor 46987614) .