Obituaries

Obituaries

George E. Eldred 1930 - 2006 Kansas City, Kan.

Tonganoxie - George E. Eldred, 75, Kansas City, Kan., died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2006, at Tonganoxie Nursing Center. He donated his body to science.He was born Nov. 30, 1930, in Corning, N.Y., the son of Ernest and Marjorie Smith Eldred.Mr. Eldred served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He retired from CertainTeed Insulation Corp. in Kansas City, Kan.His wife, Loraine Eldred, died in 1995.Survivors include three sons, Douglas, Kansas City, Kan., Terry, Bloomfield, N.M., and Darrell, Basehor; a daughter, Debbie Dearinger, Basehor; a sister, Rita Manley, Corning; 13 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.The family suggests memorials to the National Emphysema Foundation, sent in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, P.O. Box 993, Tonganoxie 66086.