WESTFIELD — Kenneth P. Eldridge, Sr., 85, of 7022 Webster Road, Westfield, died Monday (Nov. 28, 2011) in St. Vincent’s Hospital in Erie, Pa.
He was born Jan. 4, 1926 in North East, Pa., the son of the late Algie and Exie Worley Eldridge.
He was a veteran serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Ken had been a truck driver with Norman Hills Trucking in Fredonia.
Ken enjoyed hunting, fishing and wood carving.
He is survived by his wife, Linda VanHorn Eldridge, whom he married July 28, 1973 in Sherman; four children, Colleen (Bernard) Turick of Erie, Kathy (Jerry) Bojarski of Sugar Grove, Pa., Kenneth Eldridge, Jr. of Jamestown and Kimberly Stoken of Delaware; several grandchildren; brother, Robert (Sharon) Eldridge of North East, Pa.; and one sister, Reva Patton of North East.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Grayson.
At Kenneth’s request no services will be held.
Arrangements are by the Freay Funeral Home, in Mayville.