Daiton Allen Burton, 2 weeks old, passed away Wednesday (May 2, 2018) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. He was born April 17, 2018, in Hoopeston, the son of Alyssa Eighnor and Jarrod Burton.
Surviving are his mother, Alyssa Eighnor, of Sheldon; his father, Jarrod Burton, of Hoopeston; two brothers, Caleb Clevenger and Daysin Burton, both of Sheldon; three uncles, Eric (Stacy) Davenport, of Watseka, Zack Burton (Alicia Allison), of Rossville, and Dawson Burton, of Milford; one aunt, Shannon (Dave) Randles, of Clifton; maternal grandparents, Rick and Kathy Eighnor, of Sheldon; maternal great-grandmother, Charlottie McKay, of Milford; paternal grandparents, Mary Vaughn and Paul Baker, of Hoopeston; and paternal grandfather, Christopher Burton, of Rossville.
Preceding him in death were his aunt, Nichole Eighnor; maternal great-grandfather, Earl McKay; maternal great-grandmother, Elizabeth Eighnor; maternal great-grandfather, Everett Eighnor; paternal great-grandmother, Jean Vaughn; paternal great-grandfather, Kenny Vaughn; and paternal great-grandfather, Rory Burton.
A memorial service will be at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, May 7, at Knapp Funeral Home in Sheldon, with the Rev. Michael Powell officiating.
Memorials may to the wishes of the family.
Please sign his online guestbook at knappfuneralhomes.com.