Linda May (Carlson) Eastman, age 68, of Hermantown MN passed away unexpectedly on May 25, 2020 in her home. Linda was born April 14, 1952 in Minneapolis MN. She was a beloved teacher in the Duluth School District until her retirement in 2008. Linda lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures; chatting with family & friends, traveling, reading, gardening, and volunteering. She was extremely kind and compassionate, had a superb sense of humor, and loved to laugh. She was preceded in death by her parents, Arnold and Maybelle Carlson; sister, Betty Ann Schooler; brother-in-law, Jerome Schooler. She is survived by loving husband of 40 years, Jeff Eastman; children, John Eastman, Hana (Kevin) McIsaac, and Patrick Eastman; sister, Kathleen (Sidney) Buffington; and many extended family members and countless friends. She will be greatly missed. There will be a memorial service to celebrate Linda's life held at a later date. Arrangements by Williams Lobermeier Boettcher Funeral Home.