Michael V. Eaton, 48

Michael V. Eaton, 48, of Ocean View, formerly of Baltimore, Md., passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2007, at his home. He was a hard worker and in his spare time enjoyed fishing, crabbing, working out and playing sports. A former Little League baseball coach, he was very personable, had a “heart of gold” and loved to socialize. He was a member of High Tide Baptist Church of Dagsboro.

Eaton was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Lou Eaton. He is survived by his father, Clarence “Vernon” Eaton of Frankford; a son, Michael Ross Eaton of Ocean View; daughter, Rachel Lynn Eaton and her boyfriend Shawn Prettyman, both of Ocean View; sister, Karen Zamenski of Baltimore, Md.; two nephews, William Michael Nemethy and Matthew David Zamenski, both of Baltimore, Md.

A memorial service was scheduled for Monday, July 2, 2007. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to High Tide Baptist Church, P.O. Box 127, Dagsboro DE 19939.