EAST PEORIA — Janet S. Eaton, 69, of East Peoria, died at 6:54 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at Manorcare at Riverview in East Peoria.
Born Aug. 22, 1943, in Eldorado, to Fred and Jewel Faught Rice Jr., she married Randy Eaton on July 14, 1973, in Peoria.
He preceded her in death on Dec. 31, 2008. She was also preceded in death by her father Fred.
Janet is survived by her mother, Jewel of Pensacola, Fla.; one son, Ed (Beth) Olehy of Peoria; one daughter, Carrie (Jim) Miles of East Peoria; four grandchildren; and one sister, Hazel Dobyns of Pensacola, Fla.
Janet worked 25 years as a teacher’s aid for SEAPCO in several area schools. She retired in 1991. She was a member of East Peoria First United Methodist Church.
Services are at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Deiters Funeral Home and Crematory in East Peoria. The Rev. Mary Arnold will officiate. There will be a visitation from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday. Cremation rites will be accorded following the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Peoria Notre Dame High School Softball Program. Janet’s memorial website may be found at www.deitersfuneralhome.com where online condolences may be sent to the family.