Charles E. Alldredge Jr.

Charles E. Alldredge Jr. passed away peacefully on February 27, 2018 after a long illness.

He was born June 1, 1931, in Lawrence, the son of Charles Alldredge and Julia Creason.

Charles attended high school in Kansas City and later served in the Navy aboard the USS George E. Davis.

After his discharge he worked for Dean Haynes Caterpillar out of Kansas City. The family moved to Booneville, Missouri then Bonner Springs, Kansas while he kept the earth movers running during the construction of I-70 in Kansas and Missouri. The family then moved to Lawrence, Kansas while he worked at the Reuter Organ Company. During the Vietnam War he worked for Sunflower Army Ammunitions plant in DeSoto, Kansas. He then worked until retirement at Owens Corning Fiberglass Company in Kansas City. After retirement, he worked at Lawrence High School in the maintenance department. After his second retirement, and because his love of golf, he worked at Alvamar Golf Course, keeping the golf carts running.

He was very active in Eagles Lodge and served on the board and as president.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Alldredge of Lawrence; sons, Steve Alldredge of DeLand, Florida, Stan Alldredge and wife Theresa of Lecompton, daughter, Sandi Yeakel and husband Rich of Lawrence; three grandchildren, Cassidy Carter, Tyler Yeakel, and Andy Alldredge.

He is preceded in death by his sister Veda Godsey and grandson Jason Alldredge.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Hillside Village Nursing Home for the excellent care they gave him. Alternatively, he would appreciate donations to Vitas Hospice of Lenexa, Kansas, or the Lone Survivor Foundation, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, PO Box 1260, Lawrence, KS 66044.

Per his request, no formal services are being held.

Messages & Condolences

From Mary Jane Church...

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for you all.
Mary Jane Church

From Fred Shirk...

Bobby, so sorry to read about Chucks passing in our local news paper, you take care of yourself.

From Sharon Reynolds...

Barb,
We were so sad to hear of Chuck’s passing. You were the best neighbors anyone could ask for.

From mandi chace...

Barb, So sorry to hear of Chuck’s passing. I’m thankful for the years that we were neighbors, and enjoyed hearing his stories. My prayers are with you during this time. – Mandi

From Cory Ingham...

Barb, I am sorry to hear about Chuck’s passing. He was a wonderful neighbor and a great person to watch football with. He was as helpful as they come.

From Audrie wenger...

Thinking of you Sandi and your family. So very sorry to here about your dad. Love, the wengers.

From Kaci and Jeremy Haney...

Steve, Stan, Sandi, Grandma A,
So sorry for your loss. I am so glad I had the pleasure to know him. Thinking of you guys through this difficult time. Sending lots of love and prayers.

From DAVE AFFALTER...

To BARB, STEVE, & STAN, I am sorry to hear of your loss…
May GOD comfort you in this time… Your former Co-worker
from HALLMARK… Dave Affalter

From Steven Bennett...

Steve and Stan, so sorry to hear about the passing of your dad.

From Doris & LeRoy Bateson...

Our prayers & thoughts are with the family at this time . We have good memories of our camping days with the Alldredge Family when our children were young. Chuck has now gone home to be with the Lord & is in a much better place.

From Jon Genier...

My deepest sympathy to the Alldredge family. May you find some comfort for your great loss in the promise found at John 11:25.

From De WIEBLER...

The Wiebler family is so sorry for your loss , you are in our prayers.

From Dea (Newman) Posik...

So sorry for your loss. He was the best maintenance guy to work with at LHS, when I worked there in the cafeteria. He would always honor requests made for help.
May memories wipe away your tears and bring you peace.

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