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Helen I. (Rogers) Eaton

WEST NEWBURY: Helen I. (Rogers) Eaton, 96, died Wednesday afternoon at her home while under the care of hospice. She was the wife of the late James H. Eaton.

Born in Salem, NH August 11, 1911, she was the daughter of the late George K. and Annie E. (Shaw) Rogers.

Mrs. Eaton graduated from Pinkerton Academy class of 1928, and continued her education at Bridgewater Normal School. She, and her late husband, had been resident custodians at John Greenleaf Whittier Homestead for twenty-four years. She then worked as a district manager of the Farm Family Bureau Insurance Co. in Chelmsford. Mrs. Eaton was a member of the First Congregational Church and the Woman’s City Club.

She is survived by her nephews Clifton H. Eaton of West Falmouth, MA, Leland B. Daniels of Huntington Beach, CA, and niece Linda (Rogers) Rima of Anaheim, CA.

Friends are invited to attend a memorial service Saturday 3:00 p.m. at Dole, Childs & Shaw Funeral Home, 148 Main Street, Haverhill. Interment at Forest Hill Cemetery will be private. Gifts in her memory may be made to the charity of donor’s choice.

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