Born on June 18, 1947 in Adams, MA, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Irene (Aspinall) Eichorn. On January 22, 1967, in California, she married Vaughn Slater who survives at home. Mrs. Slater was a Cub Scout Leader for Pack #39 in Dover Plains.
In addition to her loving husband, Mrs. Slater is survived by three sons, Brett Slater and his wife, Lauren, of East Chatham, NY and Kevin and Alan Slater, both of Wassaic. She is also survived by two brothers, Raymond Eichorn of Pittsfield, MA and Jeffrey Eichorn of North Easton, MA; a sister, Joan Bergquam of Tracy, CA and a granddaughter, Allison Slater.
Graveside services and burial at Ashuelot Cemetery in Dalton, MA will be announced at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Dutchess County SPCA, 636 Violet Ave, Hyde Park, NY 12538.