Freda A. Eaton
Freda A. Eaton, age 87, passed away on August 27, 2014 at
St. Francis Home in Fond du Lac. She was
born on March 7, 1927 to Frank J. and Marie A. (Post) Spannbauer. She married Roger A. Eaton on July 12, 1947
at St. Mary’s Church in Fond du Lac.
Freda, together with her husband, owned and operated the
Roger Eaton Fine Foods Grocery Store on Hickory and Division Streets until her
retirement in 1987. She then went to
work for the Robert Strobel Insurance Agency.
Freda was a charter member of Sacred Heart Church and a past president
of the Altar and Rosary Society. Her
church family was very important to her.
She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, quilting, painting and
other handiwork, but especially loved spending quality time with her family and
grandchildren. Her grandchildren were
truly a gift from God that she always treasured. She will be missed by all.
Freda is survived by three children David (Deb) Eaton, Peggy
(Tal) Kuhnz and Julie (Del) Faust; four grandchildren Jody (Tirza Shulman)
Kuhnz, Holly (Nick) Boehlke, Jennifer Schafer Flood, and Matt (Holly) Schafer;
three great grandchildren Lena, Addison, Ashley and another great grandchild on
Freda was preceded in death by the love of her life, Roger,
on November 12, 1998; one twin daughter, Nancy; her parents; two brothers Frank
and Robert Spannbauer; and one sister Marie Marion.
will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 1:00
p.m. at the St. Francis Home Chapel, 33 Everett St.
Service: A Mass of Christian
Burial will be held on Wednesday at the St. Francis Home Chapel at 2:00
p.m. Inurnment will follow at Calvary
Family would like to thank the caring staff at St. Francis
Home and Agnesian Hospice Hope for their kindness given to mom.
Zacherl Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the family. www.zacherlfuneralhome.com