Archive for Thursday, December 21, 2006

Obituary: Archie E. Goodger


December 21, 2006

Funeral services for Archie E. Goodger, 89, Eudora, were Monday, Dec. 18, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary/Eudora Chapel. Burial was in Eudora Cemetery.

Mr. Goodger died Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

He was born Dec. 24, 1916, in Belleville, the son of Charlie R. and Anna E. Harbor Goodger.

Mr. Goodger farmed in the Clearfield community, south of Eudora. He worked for Kansas University and Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence. He retired from USI in De Soto in 1982. He was a member of Eudora United Methodist Church and was a past member and officer in the Clearfield Grange.

He married Frances A. Porr on May 9, 1943, in Eudora. She died May 19, 1981.

Survivors include, a son, Alvin Goodger, Cairo, Mo.; a daughter, Ardyce Ware, Albuquerque, N.M.; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

The family suggests memorials to the Eudora United Methodist Church Building Fund, sent in care of the Warren-McElwain Mortuary/Eudora Chapel, 1003 John L. Williams Drive, Eudora 66025.

Online condolences may be sent at, subject: Goodger.

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