David Anthony Eaton

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Eaton, David Anthony 74, died peacefully in the loving care of his family on Friday, June 7, 2013, following a courageous struggle with cancer. He is survived by his beloved wife of 44 years, Joyce and son, Anthony Eaton, MD (Maria) of Boston, MA; sister, Shirley and brothers, Edward, Tim (Pam) and Mark (Juleous); father-in-law, Clarence Davis Sr.; brothers-inlaw, Clarence Davis Jr. and Cornelius Davis (Christine); sisterin-law, Linda Archer (Carl); aunt, Lois Herron; his loving granddaughters, Mia and Emma; and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family, and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd Sr. and Aline; brothers Floyd Jr. and Jerry; and sister, Charlotte. David's 37 year career with the St. Louis Public School District spanned working as an elementary classroom teacher, writer/producer/announcer for KSLH radio station, research statistician for the Federal Programs Office, Assistant Principal at Clay Elementary School and Principal at Long Middle School for 19 years. In his retirement, David was the owner and Director of Millennial Tutoring Academy for students in grades K-12. He was a well respected and liked administrator who was very devoted to the education of children. He will be deeply missed by family, friends, and colleagues. Services: Saturday, June 15, 2013 Visitation: 10:00am - 11:00am Service: 11:00 am. St. John's United Church of Christ, 4136 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63107. Interment: St. Peters Cemetery. Flowers may be sent to the church and contributions to the in memory of David A. Eaton. Services provided by: Randle & Sons Funeral Home

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St. Louis, MO 63115
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Published in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on June 13, 2013
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