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EXETER – Linwood N. Eaton, 87, died April 29, 2009, at his Eaton Road residence. He was born May 8, 1921, in Exeter, a son of Richard and Joyce (Nason) Eaton. He graduated from Corinth Academy and was a fifth generation dairy farmer. On Sept. 22, 1945, he married Jane Lougee. He is survived by his children, Joseph and wife, Sharon Eaton, of Exeter, Robert and wife, Claudia Eaton, of Hingham, Mass., Richard Eaton of Bangor, Lois Eaton and John Eaton, both of Exeter; 10 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Pat Wilson of Millinocket. Linwood was predeceased by his wife, Jane; four sisters, Barbara Colbath, Gwen Elliott, Virginia Winkler and Priscilla Marden; and a brother, Philip Eaton. A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, May 2, in the family lot at Exeter Center Cemetery, with his granddaughter, Pastor Mary Jane Eaton, officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Bangor Humane Society, 693B Mount Hope Ave., Bangor, ME 04401. Arrangements are by Crosby & Neal Funeral Chapel, 68 Exeter Road, Corinna. Those who wish may sign an online guest register and leave written tributes at www.CrosbyNeal.com.

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