|Birth: ||Dec. 24, 1900|
|Death: ||Nov. 24, 1993|
Eldon was the son of Walter Daniel and Adeline Rebecca Cofer. His young years were spent were spent growing up in Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Eldon graduated from Oregon State University, Corvallis, Oregon in 1922. It was here he met Emily Cornelia Thompson. They were married on the August 24, 1924, in Corvallis, Benton Co. Oregon.
Three children were born to this couple.
Marian Louise 1926-2007
Glenn Eldon 1928-
Roy Howard 1934-
Eldon and Emily made their home on NE 29th Ave, in Portland, OR, until the late 1940's when Eldons work took the family to Berkeley, Calfornia.
He retire from Southern Pacific Railway- Pacific Systems Office Engineer, with 44 years of service in 1965. He and Emily were members of the Northbrae Coummunity Church.
Among his hobbies were gardening, raising orchids and hibicus and other fancy plants, and lawn bowling. In their retirement years Eldon and Emily took many trip around the US.
Walter Daniel Cofer (1874 - 1946)
Adeline Rebecca Mounter Cofer (1875 - 1970)
Emily Cornelia Thompson Cofer (1901 - 1992)*
Eldon Howard Cofer (1900 - 1993)
Lester Bernard Cofer (1903 - 1996)*
Gertrude Belle Cofer Bither (1906 - 1979)*
Roland W Cofer (1907 - 1990)*
Sunset View Cemetery
Contra Costa County
Plot: Heian Garden, Row 10 Grave 90
Created by: Dena Iverson
Record added: Nov 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100112833