Loved to visit with friends and family

Walter Leslie Eastwood, age 65, of Macks Creek, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at Lake Regional Health System, Osage Beach, Missouri.

Walter was born July 31, 1946 in Yell County, Arkansas, the son of Walter and Sue Jane (Nail) Eastwood.  
Walter was married to Karen Willis on May 1, 1970 in Butler, Missouri, and together they had shared 41 years of marriage until his death.

Walter worked as a boilermaker with Local 83 in Kansas City, Missouri.  He was a forty-year member of the Local 83.  Walter enjoyed roping, fishing, hunting, spending time at home and being around his buddies. He loved to visit and “gab”.

Walter leaves behind his wife Karen of the home; one daughter, Tara Lutz and  husband, Lee, of Macks Creek, Missouri; four sons, Clint and his wife, Christine, of Archie, Missouri, Mark and his wife, Wanda, of Fair Grove, Missouri, Walter and his wife, Stephanie, of Garden City, Missouri and Daniel of Kansas City, Kansas; three sisters Faye  Hostetler of Waverly, Missouri, Wilma Mae Marsden of Columbia, Missouri and Virginia Blakley of Macks Creek, Missouri; fourteen grandchildren, along with several other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Kelly Eastwood, and one brother, John B. (JB) Eastwood.

Walter will be deeply missed by all his family and friends, and all those who knew and loved him.

Funeral Services will be held Friday, April 27, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. at Hedges-Scott Funeral Home in Macks Creek, Missouri. The family will receive friends for visitation from 6:00-7:30 p.m. prior to services at the funeral home. 

Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at
Arrangements have been placed under the care of Hedges-Scott Funeral Home, Macks Creek, Missouri.