Allan Eagleman, 56, died Thursday morning at Benefis Hospital in Great Falls, Mont., due to sepsis.
His wake service began Thursday at the Rocky Boy Catholic Church. His funeral service was at 10 a.m. Friday, March 20, 2009, also at the Rocky Boy Catholic Church. Burial will be held at Eagleman Site by Galen Eagleman Residence. Services and arrangemenets have been entrusted to Holland & Bonine Funeral Home. Allan was born Nov. 6, 1952, in Havre, Mont., to Edward and Rose (Walking Child) Eagleman. He was raised and educated in Rocky Boy, attending schools in Rocky Boy and Box Elder. Allan enjoyed firefighting, fishing, hunting, getting loads of wood, spending time with his grand kids, spending time in the outdoors, gambling, traveling and visiting his relatives and friends. He was a very humorous person and liked to tell jokes and was a very outgoing person. He was preceded in death by his daughter Alann Jo Eagleman; his wife Debra Stump Eagleman; his parents, Edward Eagleman and Rose (Walkingchild) Eagleman; his brothers: Gerald Eagleman, Stanley Eagleman, Clyde Eagleman Denny, Ronald Bericier, James Eagleman, Robert Eagleman and Louie Eagleman; his sisters; Brenda Eagleman, Lerita Eagleman, Paulette Eagleman and Cynthia Eagleman; his nieces, Chenoah Flatlip; nephews Armand Bird Jr. And Jason Eagleman. Allan is survived by his daughters Clarissa (Marcos) Castillo of Yakima, Wash., and Andrea (Jeremy) Eagleman of Lodgepole, Mont.; stepdaughter, Amber (Johnnie) Witherspoon of Box Elder, Mont.; sons, Kurt (Larissa) Eagleman of Rocky Boy, Mont., Joseph (Stefanie) Eagleman of San Diego, Calif.; Tex (Blossom) Eagleman of Rocky Boy, Mont.; stepsons: Daniel (Diane) Denny of Great Falls, Mont., and Gabriel Arkinson, Joshua Arkinson and Joseph Stump, all of Rocky Boy, Mont.; brothers: Francis (Evelyn) Eagleman, Galen (Rita) Eagleman and Harlen "Jeffery" Eagleman all of Rocky Boy, Mont.; and sisters: Gilda (Daniel) Stanley and Celina Eagleman, all of Rocky Boy, Mont. He was also survived by 15 grandchildren and six step-grandchildren: Alejandro "Alex" Jr.; Ayanna, Anthony Plascencia; Dionee; Janae; Raelynn "Stacy" Annalise Johnson, Aliyah; Janessa, Thor Eagleman, Joseph Jr. And Aliyah Eagleman; Edward, Rose, Allyson Eagleman; step-grandchildren John Jr., Samirah, Joseph "J.W." Witherspoon, Gabriel Jr. And Gabriella, TaTiana Arkinson.