Elaine Pelfrey

Elaine Pelfrey, nee Coffman, 78, of Sullivan, Mo., formerly of Eldorado, passed away March 26, 2013.

Elaine was a lifetime and founding member of Amvets Post 726 Ladies Auxiliary, a member of Arcanum VFW Post 4161, VFW in New Paris and American Legion Post 360 Ladies Auxiliary.

Elaine was preceded in death by her husbands, Richard McGriff, Melvin Shade, Ramon Miller and Bill Pelfrey.

Loving mother of three children, Joann Behrens and husband Ron, James Shade and Kathy Hilderbrand and husband Kim, she had four grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.

Memorial services will be held May 4 at Amvets Post 726, Eldorado, at 2 p.m.