Noel Beattie Eaton

Callsign: VE3CJDied: 1996 09 28

Biographical Info


Quietly at home in Waterdown, on September 28, 1996, in his 87th year. Predeceased in 1989 by his wife Julia (nee Fleming). Survived by his sister Margaret and many nieces, nephews and their progeny. Noel was the last living grandson of Timothy Eaton and received his 25th Century watch for Service with the Eaton Knitting Company Limited, Hamilton in 1956. As President Emeritus of the International Amateur Radio Union of which he was President from 1974-1982, Noel maintained his lifelong interest and involvement in amateur radio. His last on air was to his “Radio Pals” on Canada Day this year. A Memorial Service for family and friends will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, October 9, 1996, at GRACE ANGLICAN CHURCH, 157 Mill Street North, Waterdown, Ontario. Reception to follow. The family wishes to thank the devoted staff of Para-Med Health Services who so specially cared for him round the clock these past few months. Noel’s favourite charity was the Cancer Society. Flowrs gratefully declined. (Arrangements by Kitching-Steep Funeral Home, Waterdown, 1-905-689-4852.)

Categories: Silent Keys