Regina Eastlund, age 91, of Cambridge and formerly of Isanti passed away Sunday, October 5, 2008 at GracePoint Crossing East, formerly Cambridge Health Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, October 10th at Strike Funeral Home – Isanti Chapel. A visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the service. Interment will be in North Isanti Baptist Cemetery.
Regina Margaret Eastlund was born April 12, 1917 in Blomford, Minnesota to Edward and Amanda (Nord) Falk. She was raised and lived her early years in the Blomford community. On April 15, 1939 she married Nels Eastlund. They made their home on a farm in Isanti Township where she would live until moving to Cambridge Health Care Center three years ago. Regina was a busy farm wife and she enjoyed her garden and raising and selling strawberries. She had a loom and made many rugs and she also enjoyed quilting and making handcraft articles.
Regina passed away on October 5, 2008 at GracePointe Crossing East Cambridge Health Care Center at the age of 91 years, 5 months and 23 days. Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Nels on September 23, 1992; and by 3 brothers and 4 sisters. Regina is survived by her daughter, Marlys (Gilbert) Peterson of Isanti; her son, Lloyd (Patricia) Eastlund of Isanti; 5 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers, Willard (Ruthie) Falk of Cambridge, Irwin Falk of Cambridge; and by many other relatives and friends.