Alberta Louise Pumfrey, of Rolla, passed away Thursday, April 24, 2008, at the age of 78.


Alberta Louise Pumfrey, of Rolla, passed away Thursday, April 24, 2008, at the age of 78.


She was born in St. Louis, Mo., on Feb. 8, 1930, to the late John W. and Gertrude M (Simon) Lloyd. On April 11, 1955, she married Herbert Pumfrey, who survives.


Alberta retired from the Rolla Public Library with 32 years of service. She was an active member of the First Presbyterian Church.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Mary Dosch, two sisters, and one brother.


She will be greatly missed by her surviving family which includes her husband, Herbert, of the home; four daughters, Ellen Woodruff and husband Ron, of Moberly, Mo., Terri Trudeau, of Seattle, Wash., Shelia Schreiner and husband Robert, of Rolla, and Bonnie Plasse and husband Norman, of Rolla; one sister, Mary Ellen Redl, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; eight grandchildren, five great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other extended family members and dear friends.


Funeral services for Alberta Pumfrey will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, April 29, 2008, at the Null & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Lee Jennings officiating. Interment will follow in Ozark Memorial Gardens. A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, April 28, at the funeral home.


Memorial contributions are suggested to Friends of the Rolla Public Library.


All arrangements are under the direction of the Null & Son Funeral Home.