Bryan R. Eastling Sr., 47, passed away Feb. 23, 2011 unexpectedly at his home in Idlewild. Bryan was born in Grand Haven and moved to Idlewild five years ago, from Muskegon. He is survived by his son, Bryan Jr; his step daughter, Diane; his mother; Sandra Drake (Doug); his father, Asa Eastling (Dee); three brothers, Asa, (Linda) Eastling Jr., Bruce (Joy) Eastling, and Clifford (Stacy) Eastling; three nephews, one niece and five grandchildren. Bryan loved the outdoors, hunting, and fishing. Bryan was a kind-hearted man, a hard worker, and willing to help anyone who needed help. Bryan loved people, and would talk to anyone, anyplace. He considered everyone he met to be his friend. Bryan will be sadly missed by everyone who had the privilege of knowing him. A memorial service will take place at a later date. Arrangements were entrusted to Verdun Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Baldwin (231) 745-4680.