Eileen Beatrice Stanton, of Springfield, VA, beloved wife of Esmond F. Stanton, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on January 4, 2014. Eileen, a retired nurse and homemaker, was predeceased by her infant son, Gerard Joseph. Eileen's whole life was focused on her faith and family; she was a member of the Altar Society, Perpetual Adoration Society and the Legion of Mary Auxiliary of St Michael Catholic Church in Annandale, VA. Survived by children, Colleen (Robert) Ingalls, Jane (Scott) Lindemann, William (Joy) Stanton, Chris (Julie) Stanton, thirteen grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Tuesday, January 7, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Fairfax Memorial Funeral Home, 9902 Braddock Rd., Fairfax, VA. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, January 8, at 12 noon at St Michael Catholic Church in Annandale, VA.