Archive for Wednesday, January 1, 2003

E. Irene Redding


January 1, 2003

Services for E. Irene Redding, 78, Lawrence, were Sunday, Dec. 29, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Private inurnment will be at a later date at Oak Hill Cemetery.

Mrs. Redding died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2002, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

She was born June 22, 1924, in Coffey County, the daughter of Phillip and Nora Pearl (Coffman) Sylvester.

She was a clerk for the Douglas County Clerk's Office for 10 years and also worked at Douglas County Bank.

Mrs. Redding was a member of First Christian Church in Lawrence.

She married Dean F. Redding on Aug. 12, 1943, in Midland, Texas. He survives of the home.

Other survivors include a daughter, Karon Stevens, Lawrence; a son, Larry D. Redding, Lawrence; two sisters, Judy Blaas, Syracuse, N.Y., and Nina Buck, Perry; and a granddaughter.

The family suggests memorials to Eudora Nursing Center, sent in care of the mortuary.

E-mail condolences may be sent to, subject: Redding.

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