Westborough – Frank G. Eastman, 87, a lifelong resident of Westborough, left this world Tuesday May 18, 2010, surrounded by his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, at the Beaumont Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center.
He is survived by his loving wife, Lorraine, and his daughter, Lois Eastman, and his stepdaughters, Beryl Alexander and Sharyn Thurber and her husband, Kenneth; a brother, George Eastman; his grandchildren, Amy Lebeau, Michelle Sellers, Neil Thurber, Scott Cameron, Tracey Toomey, Jodi DeGabrielle, Willie Johnson and Jennifer Woodbury; his great-grandchildren, Natasha, Amanda, Brianna, Trevon, Lisa, Niah, Olivia, Nicholas, Ryan, Xylia, Perrin, Caleb, Emily, Eric, Hannah, Michael, Tyler and Ethan; and his great-granddaughter, Gianna.
Mr. Eastman was a 1940 graduate of Westborough High School and a World War II veteran, serving in the Pacific before entering a decades-long career with General Motors in Framingham. Following his retirement, he drove the bus for the Westborough Senior Center.
He was an avid ham radio operator, an automobile enthusiast and a collector of everything. Most of all, he loved playing with the grandkids and telling tall tales. He will be greatly missed by his entire extended family.
Funeral services were held May 22 from the Rand-Harper-Pickering Westborough Funeral Home, followed by burial with military honors at Pine Grove Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Friends of the Westborough Senior Center, P.O. Box 1072, Westborough, MA 01581.