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Eleanor Mae Compton, 101, beloved mother, grandmother, sister and friend passed away Friday, Jan. 27, 2017 in a local care center.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Eleanor was born Dec. 25, 1915 in Scranton, Penn., daughter of Frank Lauer and Carrie Darrell Lauer. She was a very active lady into her 90's. Eleanor taught archery, was an avid golfer, playing in a league until she was 90 years old, and enjoyed traveling overseas. She loved playing bridge until after she turned 100 years old. Eleanor was a faithful member of the Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, J. Kenneth Compton; and two brothers.
Survivors: son, Kenneth Compton and wife, Patricia; sister, Marion West; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and many loving family members and friends.
Published on January 27, 2017
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