RACINE Carolyn E. Eaton 75 passed away on Thursday afternoon November 1, 2012 in Wheaton Franciscan All Saints Medical Center. She was born March 28, 1937 in Rice Lake, WI the daughter of William and Gladys (nee: Alwin) Blank. Carolyn worked for Rain Fair, for Hamilton Beach, and for Surgitec, from which she retired. She was an excellent seamstress, and enjoyed gardening, visiting casinos, and making jewelry. Survivors include her 4 children; Colleen (Randy) Borchardt, Barbara (David) Osborne, Brenda (Eugene) Cook, and Roman (Jacci) Jossart, 13 grandchildren; Maria, Lisa, Jesus, Jason, Jennifer, Janine, Ashley, Lindsey, Chelsea, Roman, Shane, Jake, and JoAnna, 15 great grandchildren, and a brother Bob Blank. Carolyn is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, and a brother William Blank. Private services and burial will be held for the family. A special thank you is offered to the I.C.U. nursing staff at Wheaton Franciscan All Saints for the exceptional care given to our mother.;