Joyce L. “Bunny” Eastlund
December 12, 1925 – November 25, 2021
Joyce L. “Bunny” Eastlund, age 95, of Omaha, Nebraska, passed away Thursday, November 25th at Parson’s House Assisted Living. She was born December 12, 1925, in Minneapolis, Minnesota to William Johnson and Laura (nee Sletten) Johnson. Joyce was raised in the Lake Nokomis neighborhood of Minneapolis. She married Lowell J. Eastlund at Lake Nokomis Lutheran Church in 1948. They raised three sons: John, Joseph and James in Vadnais Heights, Minnesota. In 1967, the family moved to Overland Park, Kansas. Lowell passed in 1978, but Joyce continued living in Kansas until 1996. Then she went to live with her son, John, first in Las Vegas, Nevada and then Omaha when he was transferred there. Joyce will be buried at Fort Snelling National Cemetery alongside her husband, Lowell.
Joyce was preceded in death by her father and mother; sister, Beverly; brother, William “Buddy”; husband, Lowell; sons, Joseph and James.
Survivors include son, John; grandchildren: John, Rachael and Elijah; brother-in-law, Gene; nieces and nephew: Suzanne, Gregory, Kari and Lori.
GRAVESIDE SERVICE: Friday, December 3rd at 12:30pm at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis, MN. Memorials are suggested to VFW National Home for Children.