Elfreda L. Polfer, of Spring Hill, KS, passed away July 15, 2016 at Olathe Medical Center Hospice House.
Funeral Services will be11:00 am Thursday, July 21, 2016 at Bruce Funeral Home, 712 S Webster, Spring Hill, 913-592-2244. Burial will follow at Aubry Cemetery, in Stilwell, KS. Visitation will begin at 10:00 am before the service at the funeral home. Memorial Contributions may be given to Olathe Hospice House.
Condolences may be left at www.brucefuneralhome.com
Freda was born June 11, 1928 in Windsor, MO to Stella Frances (Waldburger) and Freeman Ray Eldridge. She was a 1947 graduate of Hartford, AR High School. Freda married Ralph Eugene Polfer on September 5, 1953 in Spring Hill. After a few years on the farm they moved to town in 1963. In 2015 she moved to Olathe to be near her daughter. She was a real estate clerk for the Johnson County Appraisal Office for 12 years, retiring in 1990. She was an avid outdoors person, enjoying trips to Table Rock Lake for skiing and swimming. She was an excellent marksman winning many honors in trap shooting. She also enjoyed gardening, playing volleyball and she was an enthusiastic bowler. Freda will be dearly missed by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ralph in 1997, grandsons Ryan and Dustin, and brother James Daniel Ray Eldridge. Freda is survived by her children, Linda Sue Moody and Greg of Belton, MO, Debra Kae Price and Buddy of Pomona, and Pamela Veronica Gibson and Scott of Olathe; 6 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; siblings Eyelyn Delores Collins of Marietta, GA and Freeman Ray Eldridge, Jr. of Spring Hill.