BEDFORD Manford “Bud” Rife, 64, 2905 Washington Avenue, Bedford, passed away at 9:59 p.m. Friday, October 17, 2008, at Dunn Memorial Hospital in Bedford.
Born February 17, 1944, in Rochester, he was the son of Lloyd and Dolly (Kingery) Rife. He married Ellen Louise Draper April 3, 1971.
He was a funeral director and a member of Woodville Baptist Church.
Ellen L. Rife, Bedford
Mark Charles Rife and wife, Samantha, Orleans
Michael Alan Rife, Orleans
Kristina Louise Beyers and husband, Nicholas, Mitchell
Carole Rife, Kewanna
Jerry Rife, Kewanna
His parents and sister, Janet Loveless, preceded him in death.
A memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 26, at Woodville Baptist Church, Mitchell. The family will receive friends following the service.
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