Archive for Wednesday, March 1, 2006

Obituary: George E. Eldred


March 1, 2006

George E. Eldred, 75, Kansas City, Kan., died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2006, at Tonganoxie Nursing Center. No services are planned. Mr. Eldred's body was donated to science.

He was born Nov. 30, 1930, in Corning, N.Y., the son of Ernest and Marjorie (Smith) Eldred. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was retired from CertainTeed Insulation Corp., Kansas City, Kan. His wife, Loraine Eldred, died in 1995.

Survivors include three sons, Douglas Eldred, Kansas City, Kan., Terry Eldred, Bloomfield, N.M., and Darrell Eldred, Basehor; a daughter, Debbie Dearinger, Basehor; a sister, Rita Manley, Corning, N.Y.; 13 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the National Emphysema Foundation, sent in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.

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