Wrisley Funeral Home
90 Sugarloaf Street, South Deerfield, MA 01373
Office: 413-665-4046             Fax: 413-665-0975

Robert C. Eaton

Calling hours will be held on Thursday May 31, 2018 from 9AM to 11AM at Wrisley Funeral Home on Sugarloaf St. in South Deerfield, followed by a funeral service at 11AM. Burial will immediately follow in Brookside Cemetery in South Deerfield

Robert C. Eaton, 36, of Turners Falls, died on Monday, May 21, the victim of an early morning automobile accident in Deerfield.

Robert was born in Greenfield on April 13, 1982 and attended Greenfield public schools. As a youth, he participated in YMCA sports and Greenfield Minor League baseball. He attended Sacred Heart Church, where he was an active youth lector and altar server.

A life-time hard worker, Robert spent most of his teen and early adult years employed as a service attendant at the Federal Street Sunoco in Greenfield. He then spent the next twelve years of his life working as a Master Scheduler at Argotec, also in Greenfield. The last two years were spent at Nupro Films of South Deerfield, where he was recently promoted to a Process Engineer.

Robert enjoyed scuba diving, kayaking, hiking, biking, working around his home and attending the various sports activities of his treasured children. He had a passion for music and was a self-taught guitar player. He was a highly-dedicated, compassionate and loving family man. His generosity and wonderful sense of humor was appreciated by everyone that knew and loved him.

Robert leaves behind his mother and step-father, Marcia and Steve Caloon of Greenfield; his godparents, Mary and Paul Bourbeau of Bernardston; his step-grandfather, Dr. John Caloon of Greenfield and several half-brothers, aunts, uncles and cousins. He also leaves behind his beloved fiance, Kristin Luippold and their daughters Taela Luippold, Shylan Luippold and Zoelle Luippold, all of Turners Falls, as well as his in-laws, Donna and Paul Luippold of Greenfield. Lastly, he leaves behind a multitude of cherished friends and co-workers.

Calling hours will be held on Thursday May 31, 2018 from 9AM to 11AM at Wrisley Funeral Home on Sugarloaf St. in South Deerfield, followed by a funeral service at 11AM. Burial will immediately follow in Brookside Cemetery in South Deerfield.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that memorial contributions may be made to the "Luippold Family Fund", c/o Greenfield Cooperative Bank, PO Box 1345, Greenfield, MA 01302-1345, to be used for the future care and education of Robert and Kristin's daughters.

Expressions of sympathy are available at: www.wrisleyfuneralhome.com