Eleanor Sarah (Keller) Dayton - 75, of Doylestown, Pennsylvania passed on Sunday, March 3, 2013 at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
She was the loving wife of James Frederick Dayton, Sr. for 57 years. Eleanor was born in Doylestown, Pennsylvania to the late John & Sarah (VanLuvanee) Keller.
She attended Central Bucks West, class of 1955. Eleanor was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed being outdoors, flower gardening, feeding the birds and going to the Jersey shore. Eleanor loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She was a member of Chalfont United Methodist Church.
In addition to her husband, Eleanor is survived by her daughter, Rose Marie Outten & husband, Harry of Lansdale, PA; her three sons, Michael James Dayton of Doylestown, PA, Patrick Dayton & wife, Laura of Abington, MA, Brian Dayton & wife, Michele of Scotch Plains, NJ; three grandsons, Matthew James Outten of Lansdale, PA, John James Dayton of Abington, MA, Ryan James Dayton of Scotch Plains, NJ; her three granddaughters, Korin Justina Dayton of Abington, MA, Diane Dayton of Doylestown, PA and Caitlyn Leigh Dayton of Scotch Plains, NJ
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, James Frederick Dayton, Jr. and her brother, Harold Keller.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 11:00 am at Anders-Detweiler Funeral Home & Crematory, 130 E. Broad St., Souderton, Pennsylvania 18964 where friends may view and meet with the family from 10:00 am – 11:00 am.
Burial will take place at Beulah Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 2004 Sproul Road, Suite 208, Broomall, PA 19008.
Arrangements by: Anders-Detweiler Funeral Home & Crematory, 130 East Broad Street, Souderton, Pennsylvania 18964. To send online condolences to the family, visit www.andersfh.com