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Eric M. Paton

September 30, 1960 — November 26, 2019

Eric M. Paton

Eric M. Paton, 59 of Eaton, OH died Tuesday, November 26, 2019. He was born on September 30, 1960 in Toul Rosieres, France. Eric and his wife Marie moved to Preble County, Ohio in 2011. He was a U.S. Marine Veteran and the Control Engineer for Cleary Machine in New Lebanon, Ohio for over 11 years. Member of the Eagles Lodge in Eaton. 

Preceded in death by wife of 34 years: Marie L. Paton in 2018; sister: Desiree Hille in 1995. 

Survived by daughter: Kimberley Griffin of Utah; son: Chadd Yarbrough of Tennessee; father: Crawford G. & Arlene Patonof Sacramento, California; mother: Marie F. (Foux) Frechette of Minneapolis, Minnesota; sister: Heather Paton of Sacramento, California.

Memorial services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements entrusted to Barnes Funeral Home Eaton, OH. Condolences via

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