Michael Owen-Smith reported the following: "It is my sad duty to inform you that John Eaton (1949) passed away peacefully in Johannesburg this morning at the age of 88. I will keep you informed once I have funeral details as there may be Gauteng ODs who would like to pay their respects. He is one of the many multi-talented sportsmen that Bishops had during the post-war era and was also a prefect. He is survived by his daughter, Annabel, son, Mark, and grandchildren Justin and Emma His younger brother, David, who was also a multi-talented sportsman, died in 2012." Name: John Penfold Eaton
John Eaton playing for Bishops against St Andrews.
Year and House of Matriculation: 1949 Ogilvie House
businessmanPlace of Passing: Sandton
Date of Passing: Friday 20th September 2019