Mr. Doyne Easterwood

Doyne Easterwood, a former Ferndale Fire Chief passed on July 13, 2013 at the age of 83. He was born to Roy
and Edith Easterwood June 21, 1930 in Ferndale, Mich. Brother of Roy, Basil, Jean and Marietta. Doyne married
Ruth MacKay in 1951 and they had two daughters, Deborah and Sandra. He later married Joan Mitroff in
1987 where she remained his wife until his passing. Doyne was a graduate of Lincoln High School and began
his 36 year career with the Ferndale Fire Department in 1952 at the age of 21, working his way to the rank of Chief
in 1983. When Doyne retired he focused on his other passion, his 40' Pacemaker fishing boat, Black Jack. Doyne
is survived by his wife Joanie; daughter Sande; granddaughters, Heather (Dave) and Carly; and three greatgrandchildren, Sommer, Kailey and Tyler. Family will receive friends on Friday, August 2, from 4 p.m. until
7 p.m. service at Spaulding & Curtin Funeral Directors, Ferndale. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that all donations be made to the

Funeral Home

Spaulding & Curtin Funeral Directors, L.L.C.
500 West Nine Mile Road Ferndale, MI 48220
(248) 544-0500
Published in Daily Tribune on July 28, 2013