Bruce W. Eldredge

Published 9:00 am Wednesday, May 8, 2024

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Bruce W. EldredgeBruce W. Eldredge, of Midlothian, passed away May 3, at the age of 89. 

He is survived by his wife, Elfriede of 68 years, son, Ernest (Debbie) Eldredge; daughter, Eva (George) Honaker; four grandchildren, Charlene Honaker-Ryan, Rochelle Eldredge, John and James Eldredge, great-grandsons, Aarron Honaker and Kristopher Navarrette, great-great granddaughter, Salem Grace Honaker and sister, Barbara J. Stevenson. 

He was predeceased by his beloved son, Bruce L. Eldredge and grandson, SPC Christopher Honaker. 

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Bruce was raised in Chatham, Massachusetts. He joined the U.S. Air Force in 1953 and retired as a TSGT after 20 years of faithful service. He also worked for Lockheed Martin and then Civil Service at Ft. Pickett. 

A private family service will be held with a Celebration of Life later. Contributions in Bruce’s honor can be made to the Fisher House, 1201 Broad Creek Road, Richmond, VA 23224.