Chesterton Tribune

Timothy Alan Eason dies at 47

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Timothy Alan Eason, of Sodus, Michigan, passed away unexpectedly at his home on July 21, 2011.

Tim was born September 13, 1963 to Fred and Linda Eason and grew up in Chesterton where his parents reside today.

Along with his parents, Tim is survived by his son Shane, age 20, and daughter Amanda, 18, who both live in Eau Claire, Mich.

Tim is also survived by his sister Becky (Craig) Rothman of Chesterton, grandfather Wesley John Berrier, Jr. and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

Tim graduated from Chesterton High School with the class of 1982. After graduating, he moved to Michigan to begin a career in graphic arts. At the time of Timís death, he was working at The Herald Palladium newspaper.

Tim was a self-taught guitarist starting at age 12 and played every day. His passion for life came out through his guitar. He had a great love for his family and he taught his son Shane to play guitar while he encouraged Amanda to sing along. Together, they enjoyed many years of music.

Timís other interests included history, geology and writing poetry.

Tim touched many lives and will be sadly missed by many.

Bowerman Funeral Home, 6635 E. Main St., Eau Claire, MI 49111; 269-461-4241 is handling arrangements. The visitation will be Monday, July 25, 5:00 -8:00 p.m. EST.

The funeral will be Tuesday, July 26, at 2:00 p.m. EST.




Posted 7/25/2011