EASTHAM, KYLE ZACHARY, 21, was born on December 20, 1990 in Altamonte Springs. He lived in Oviedo all his life. Kyle attended Geneva Elementary until 4th grade then Partin Elementary through 5th grade. He spent 3 years at Jackson Heights. During this time, Kyle played Pop Warner Football for 4 years and Babe Ruth Baseball for 2 years. He went to Hagerty High School and was attending Seminole State College full time. Kyle raced dirt bikes at East Orange BMX and quarter midget race cars at New Smyrna with the QMA Florida Cup Series and was a 5 time champion before moving up to FASCAR Pro-Truck Quickids Division, winning the Clyde Hart Memorial FASCAR Pro-Truck Series 75 in July of 2006 at the New Smyrna Speedway. Following the truck racing, he raced ASA Late Model Series Challenge and Southern Division cars on 1/2 mile asphalt tracks throughout the country for about 2 years. Kyle worked full time at Publix. He was loved by many and had so many dear friends whom he loved to spend time with when he was not working or going to school and spending time at the beach. Kyle is survived by his mother Rhonda (Daniel) Poulin; father Johnny Eastham; sisters |
Brandi and Meggan Eastham,
Emily and Morgan Poulin; maternal grandmother Faye Butcher; paternal grandparents Charlie and Bettie Eastham; uncles Roger and
Rodney Butcher, Chris and Nick Eastham; aunt Tonya (Shane)
Temperly; cousins Austin and Zach Temperly. Visitation will be August 16 from 10:00 - 1:00 at Northland Church, 1300 Dog Track Rd., Longwood, FL 32750; service will follow at 1:00PM with burial at
Geneva Cemetery. Please visit www.baldwinfairchild.com and sign guestbook.
Published in the Orlando Sentinel on Aug. 12, 2012