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Jeanne L. Laity Eaton
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1928
South Kingstown
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 2013
South Kingstown
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA

Jeanne L. Eaton, 85, of South Kingstown, passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at home surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late Curtis A. Eaton Sr., missing in action, Vietnam War.

Born in South Kingstown, she was the daughter of the late Howard M. and Anna (Morgan) Laity.

Jean received her Master's Degree in Mathematics from the University of California at Riverside. She taught mathematics for twenty seven years in Riverside, CA, North Kingstown, RI and Narragansett, RI High Schools before retiring in 1985. She was a member of the Pt. Judith Country Club, an avid bridge player and golf enthusiast. She survived the 1938 Hurricane after being in the ocean with two of her brothers after two hours without touching ground.

She was the mother of Andrea Phelps of Newport, Sally Poland of South Kingstown, Linda Brown of Pawcatuck, CT, Curtis Eaton Jr. of Narragansett and Howard Eaton of South Kingstown. She leaves seventeen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She was sister of the late, Morgan Laity, Howard Laity, who was killed in action in WWII and Donald Laity.

Her funeral and burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Home & Hospice Care or RI, 143 Main St., Wakefield, RI 02879. 
Family links: 
  Howard M Laity (1894 - 1951)
  Curtis Abbot Eaton (1924 - 1966)
  Howard M Laity (1922 - 1944)*
  Jeanne L. Laity Eaton (1928 - 2013)
*Calculated relationship
Riverside Cemetery
South Kingstown
Washington County
Rhode Island, USA
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Record added: Aug 13, 2013
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Jeanne L. <i>Laity</i> Eaton
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My Mom was a USAF Vietnam Vets wife to; My Dad was temporarily MIA, but came home. Thank You Mrs.Eaton and thank you Col.Eaton for obviously being citizens/people of such extraordinary caliber.
- Christopher Dean Carter
 Added: Sep. 24, 2014
Hi Jeanne... I have added your MIA Vietnam hero husband and you are now connected to him... God bless..
- Eddieb
 Added: Dec. 5, 2013

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