Margaret Ann Peggy Eaton, 79, of 433 Bugbee Dr., Watertown, passed April 1, 2013 at her home where she was under the care of her family and Hospice of Jefferson County.
A memorial service will be Noon April 20 at the Hart & Funeral Home, Watertown.
Born on December 4, 1933 in Scranton, PA, daughter of John and Alice Malia Fitzpatrick, she graduated from St. Patricks High School in Binghamton.
She married Lyle V. Eaton on October 10, 1959 at St. Patricks Church in Binghamton where the couple resided until 1982. They moved to Watertown where she worked in sales and as an interior decorator at Sperlings Furniture Store up until she retired.
She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and family.
Among her survivors are her loving husband of 53 years, Lyle V. Eaton, Watertown; two daughters and their husbands, Mary K. and James M. Rhodes, Lockport, NY, Ann M. and Michael J. Wheaton, Greensboro, NC; a son and daughter in law, James L. and Julie L. Eaton, Watertown; five grandchildren, Michael and Heather Rhodes, Joshua and Justin Wheaton and Kayla Eaton; a sister, Mary Forester, Binghamton, NY, several nieces and nephews.
Donations may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, NY 13601.
Condolences may be made at hartandbrucefh.com.