Benjamin Eugene Eagle, 35, passed away on June 22 in Orlando. A native of DeLand, Benjamin proudly served his country in the Marine Corps, after which he worked at Walt Disney World as a software engineer. He will always be remembered for his sense of humor and his quick wit. He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his beloved wife, Shannon; mother Bunnie (Vernon Seibers) Vaughn of Orange City; father Rev. James T. (Geraldine) Eagle, Jacksonville, NC; sister Brandy (Lenny) Fancher of DeLand; father-in- law Ron (Lorraine) Albright of Washington, MO; mother-in-law Katie (Johnny) Rivers, Mexico, MO; brother-in-law Ryan Albright; half brother-in-law Knole Peck; and half sister-in-law Kaydence Peck, all of Washington, MO; nephews Cole & Austin Fancher, Stanley Stoll III; and his other brother Darryl Nicholson. The family will celebrate his life with a service on Thursday, June 27, at 11:00 A.M. at The Lighthouse Church, DeLand. Burial will be at DeLand Memorial Gardens with military honors following the service. You are invited to share your memories with the family at www.lankfordfuneralhome.com.
Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on June 26, 2013