Margaret R. (Wallace) Eaton, age 74, passed away unexpectedly Saturday, April 14, 2012 in Boston. Beloved wife of the late Pitt Frank Eaton and the late Edward Orenstein. Mother of Anne Levangie of Rockland and Robert Orenstein of Weymouth and step-mother of Peter Eaton, Pastor Neil Eaton, and Paul Eaton. Also survived by 15 grandchildren and nine great- Grandchildren and her beloved extended family, Joseph and Joann Burns. Margaret lived in Weymouth for over 50 years and was a very devoted mother, step-mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was referred to by many who knew her as the sweetest, most giving person they ever knew. She was also a member of New Hope Chapel in Plymouth. Margaret enjoyed painting, sewing, quilting and especially making Christmas ornaments for family and friends. The wake will be held at the C.C. Shepherd Funeral Home, 134 Pleasant St., (Columbian Sq.) S. Weymouth, Wednesday April 18, from 4-8 p.m. The funeral service will be held at New Hope Chapel of Plymouth, 89 Court St., (Rte. 3A) in downtown Plymouth, Thursday at 11:30 a.m. with a burial service to follow at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne at 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Save the Children Fund 54 Wilton Rd. Westport Ct. 06880. If you would like to leave a message for the family, please visit www.ccshepherd.com. C. C. Shepherd Funeral Service Inc. 134 Pleasant St. S. Weymouth 781-337-0050
Published in The Patriot Ledger from April 16 to April 17, 2012.