Sunday, January 20, 2019

Scott H. Easton, 55, Blooming Prairie

Scott H. Easton, 55, of Blooming Prairie, passed away Monday, May 7, 2018 at Prairie Manor Care Center in Blooming Prairie. 

Scott Harlan Easton was born May 18, 1962 in Owatonna to Harlan and Marjorie (Loew) Easton. He graduated from Blooming Prairie High School in 1981. Scott then attended college at the Vocational Technical School in Faribault. 

On June 13, 1998, he married Julie Adams at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Brownsdale. The couple made their home in Blooming Prairie and together had two sons. 

Scott worked for Viracon in Owatonna for 20 years and also owned and operated S & J Lawn Care. He was a member of the First Lutheran Church in Blooming Prairie. Scott was a great Minnesota Vikings fan and loved bald eagles, camping and grilling, he would cook out year round. He also enjoyed doing lawn work and building his business, but most of all Scott enjoyed time spent with his family. Scott will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

 Survivors include his wife Julie Easton of Blooming Prairie; sons Travis Easton of Blooming Prairie, Jeffrey Easton of Blooming Prairie; brothers, Robert (Jane) Easton of Albert Lea, Rod (Tess) Koster of Elysian; sisters, Connie Trihus of Blooming Prairie, Rita (David) Braaten of Owatonna; mother-in-law and father-in-law, John and Doreen Adams of Austin; sisters-in-law, Tammy (Steve) Pfeifer of Austin, Laurie (Kerry) Dinges of Ness City, Kan.; nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by his parents Harlan and Marjorie Easton, brothers, Richard and Ronnie Koster, and sister, Carole Stish.

A funeral service was held Saturday, May 12, 2018 at the First Lutheran Church in Blooming Prairie, with Pastor Heidi Heimgartner officiating. Interment was at Red Oak Grove Cemetery, rural Austin.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the family. Services are prearranged and performed by Worlein Blooming Prairie Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

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