Dr. Gerald Winston Eastwood, 88, of Solomons, MD passed away Tuesday, August 17, 2021. Born February 22, 1933 in Great Falls, Montana. He graduated in 1951 from Fairfield High School in Fairfield, Montana; 1955 from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN, and 1959 from The University at Oregon Dental School in Portland, OR. He began his career in the US Navy Dental Corps in 1959 and retired as Captain in 1981. He was a dental professor at The University of Maryland Dental School from 1981 to 1998.
Gerald is preceded in death by his parents Margaret and Floyd Eastwood and his beloved wife of 51 years Marilyn D. Eastwood. Gerald is survived by wife Patricia Eastwood, son Paul (Susan), son Mike (Anna), daughter Margy Kastner (Gary), nine grandchildren and five great grandchildren; his brother Robert (Cathy), sister Deanna Ramey, sister in-law JoAnn Hagquist, sister in-law Karen Olsen and numerous nieces & nephews.
A viewing and visitation will be held Friday, August 27, 2021 from 11:30 am until 1:00 pm at Rausch Funeral Home, 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD 20657. Funeral Services will follow at 1:00 pm with Pastor Josh Olson officiating. Interment will be at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to ASPCA, Humane Society or a charity of your choice.
Gerald was loved by all. His caring presence will be greatly missed.
Condolences to the family may be made at www.rauschfuneralhomes.com.