Vaneeta L. Eager

February 14, 2017

  Vaneeta L. Eager, 83, of Watertown, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at Samaritan Medical Center, Watertown.  

A graveside service will be held in the spring in Rural Cemetery, Adams, NY.

Arrangements are with the Piddock Funeral Home, Adams.

Born Oct. 24, 1933, in Watertown, the daughter of Forest and Louise Summers Sprague, she attended Adams High School>

Following school she began working at Samaritan Medical Center where she worked in housekeeping and laundry, retiring in 1992 after 42 years.

She married Milton Eager on July 13, 1969. The couple lived in Dexter and Glen Park. Following the death of her husband on April 7, 1989, she later moved to Watertown.

She is survived by a sister, Virginia Berkey, Adams; a brother, Leslie C. Sprague, Canandaigua; several nieces and nephews and her good friends Frank and Sheila Viscotha, Watertown.

Vaneeta was a former member of the Dexter Legion Auxiliary.

Condolences may be made at

Information provided by Piddock Funeral Home, Adams, and, Watertown.