Eric Robert Easterwood, 18, passed away on March 28, 2022, at his home, in Kansas City, KS. He was born on January 20, 2004, in Overland Park, KS to Reginald Easterwood and Erica Young.
Eric grew up in Kansas City. He was a bright, loving soul and a hard worker with a big heart willing to help anyone. He worked a summer job where he quickly worked his way up to a permanent position as Crew Leader and had just started a second job at UPS. He was proud to be on the path to independence.
Eric had a big personality and smile. He was very special and touched the hearts of everyone he met. He and his siblings were very close and when he was not working, he enjoyed spending time with them and his girlfriend, writing music and playing basketball.
Eric is survived by his mother, father, his siblings Renya, Leigh’a, Reggie II, Eva, DeIvian, Amaia, Jayden, Miyah; his grandparents, Theda Young, Robert Easterwood, Sharon Brewer; his great-grandmother Barbara Owens; his aunts Nichelle Young, Shakedra Easterwood, and Christina (Derhon) Jenkins; his uncle Kevin Easterwood and a host of cousins, relatives, and friends. The family would like to thank his very special girlfriend, Re’onna Sanders.
A private service will be held at Thatcher’s Funeral Home. The family will be greeting friends and relatives at Johnson County Church of Christ, 7300 Nieman Rd, Shawnee, KS 66203 on April 11, 2022, at 1pm.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be made to Thatcher’s Funeral Home,1520 N 5th St, Kansas City, KS 66101. firstname.lastname@example.org
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