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Volusia Memorial Funeral Home

4815 Clyde Morris Blvd, Port Orange, FL

OBITUARY

Eleanor Louise Champlain

June 24, 1937September 29, 2019

Eleanor Louise CHAMPLAIN, age 82, of Port Orange, Florida passed away on Sunday September 29, 2019. Eleanor was born June 24, 1937 in Weymouth, MA, to her loving parents Robert and Evelyn Doble.

After retiring from Delta Airlines as a Flight Attendant Eleanor became a member of the Spruce Creek Flying Circle, the 993 International organization of Honor Pilots, and the tennis team at Racquet Tennis Club of New Smyrna Beach, FL. She loved to play tennis, traveling, motor cycling with Spruce Creek groups, helping her friends and neighbors and her family. Her love of animals, especially cats and dogs brought so much joy to her life. It is her love of animals that inspired her to start her own animal sitting business. Life taught Eleanor that laughter is important and the best medicine. Predeceased by her parents Robert L. Doble and Evelyn Burke Doble, sister Beverly Alley and her brother Robert Doble. Eleanor is survived by her sisters Rita (Roy) Eaton and Judith (Gerald) Gregg; and many nieces and nephews. Eleanor (Doble) Champlain leaves a legacy of love. She cared very deeply for other people, and be credited with connecting those around her together.

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Patricia Gorton

October 13, 2019

Rita, Joy called me today about Eleanor passing! I was a student in Weymouth Ma. during 8th,9th and 10th grades! I always thought Eleanor was so beautiful and I was a gawky teen and yet we were born a month a part! You had a tremendous family! My belated sister went to school with your sister Beverly! Those were good years and she lived a good life. I see by her photo she was still a striking beauty! May her memory rest in your heart,gone but not forgotten! Blessings,Deaconess Pat of Waco Texas!

John & Judy Fudge

October 12, 2019

"Our beautiful neighbor"-we loved her grace, we loved her charm, we loved her sense of humor, we loved her character - we LOVED her. We will always love her.

Joy Stosz

October 12, 2019

I've known Eleanor since first grade at Pratt School in Weymouth. She was a selfless person who shared joy, sending me lovely Jacquie Lawson greeting cards featuring cats and kittens, which always brightened my day. We were reacquainted at a high school reunion and have kept in touch ever since. She will be greatly missed.

Mary Cameron

October 8, 2019

Fondly remembered. A great loss to all who knew her.

Susanne Redlon-Arvidson

October 7, 2019

You will forever be a role model for every Stewardess/ Flight Attendant who was lucky enough to have you as an instructor in initial training. You shared your elegance, enthusiasm, knowledge, and love of life with all of us fortunate to have known you as a colleague or friend.
RIP Ms. Doble/Eleanor, you made a difference!

Lauren Perini

October 5, 2019

Eleanor was a beautiful soul inside and out!! A true inspiration on the tennis court and beloved friend. Gone way too soon.

We will miss you but think of you every time a lob goes over our heads!!

RIP Eleanor

Lauren Perini

Sheila Kafer

October 4, 2019

Thanks for the funfilled memories dear friend, NEA F/A forever!

Edna Culpepper

October 2, 2019

Rest in Peace, you beautiful soul. I can hear your laughter... i can see your beautiful smile. You are loved deeply.

Stop that lobbing!

I admire you!
Edna

Donna Stewart Blanchard

October 2, 2019

Eleanor was always a very beautiful and classy Lady. She was a joy to be around and work with. She had a wonderful sense of humor. She will be greatly missed by her Friends and former co-workers. RIP

Jimmy ROGALA

October 2, 2019

Always a treat to see your beautiful, smiling face. A class act on and off the tennis court. Will truly miss you. Jimmy R. NSB,FL

FROM THE FAMILY