~ IN MEMORY ~
Military veteran, NWA/DL Capt. Bruce Eaton
December 28, 1952 ~ April 20, 2017
Please forgive my delay with news of the passing of Northwest/Delta pilot Captain Bruce Philip Eaton, age 64. Captain Eaton joined Northwest Airlines 02-22-1985 and was currently flying for Delta Air Lines, based DTW. He had most recently resided in Cocoa Beach, Florida.
Online condolences may be shared at the funeral home website: https://www.beckmanwilliamson.com/notices/Bruce-Eaton
Captain Eaton’s obituary indicates that memorial services were held today April 25th in Florida....please see below.
~ Carol for the PCN
From: ROBERT J LINDA CRAWFORD Sent: Friday, April 21, 2017 10:21 PM Subject: Bruce Eaton
Date: April 21, 2017
Re: Passing of DTW 744 Captain Bruce Eaton
I am writing with sad news. We have learned of the death of DTW 744 Capt. Bruce Eaton. Bruce is survived by his three children.
Funeral Services: Tuesday, April 25 - 1100
Beckman-Williamson Funeral Home, 101 North Brevard Avenue, Cocoa Beach, FL
Bruce Philip Eaton, born December 28, 1952 , passed away on April 20th, after a hard fought battle with cancer. An avid flier, he served in the military as a Naval aviator, where he attained the rank of Commander. He enjoyed 32 years as a Captain for both Northwest and Delta Airlines. Survived by his three children, Nickolaus, Cassandra and Valmund, as well as his father Walter, sisters Kathleen and Laura, and brother Douglas. Bruce was a man who embraced life, and lived every moment to the fullest. He had a heart of gold and will be sorely missed. A Memorial service will be held April 25, 2017 at 11:00 am at the Beckman-Williamson Funeral Home, 101 North Brevard Blvd., Cocoa Beach FL. You may sign Bruce's guestbook at www.beckmanwilliamson.com