Joan Eisman, age 85 of Rowlett, TX, formerly of Merrifield, MN, passed away November 30, 2017. She was born March 4, 1932, in Albert Lee, MN, to Willis and Adelaide (Sibilrud) Beasley. Formerly of Phoenix, AZ, Joan had been in Rowlett 14 years. She was a loving and devoted homemaker who made spending time with her family her priority. Joan especially enjoyed playing the card game Go Fish with her grandchildren.
Joan is survived by daughters: Kathleen Henderson of Rowlett, TX, and Jacquelyn Gaffney of Centerton, AR; sons: Rich Yeager and Douglas Yeager both of Merrifield, MN, and Phil Yeager of Phoeniz, AZ; sisters: Joyce Snell of Appleton, WI, and Jean Scrivner of Cortez, CO; 20 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren, and 3 great great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Jack Eisman, son Gary Yeager, grandson Doug Yeager, and great-grandson Nicholas.
Funeral services will be held 6 pm Saturday, December 9, 2017, at Rest Haven Funeral Home-Rowlett Chapel with Dr. Russell Rogers officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 4 pm. As an alternative to flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society www.cancer.org.