Tedd O. Eldridge Jr., 43, of Nanticoke passed away Tuesday, October 19 2021 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
Born June 7, 1978 in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Tedd O. Sr. and Arlene (Kosker) Eldridge. Tedd graduated from John S. Fine High School, Nanticoke in 1996 and attended Lackawanna Junior College where he played on the football team.
Tedd began working in construction with his father in Eldridge and Son Construction, Inc. and was later self-employed with his own construction company. He also was a heavy equipment operator for other contractors in the area.
Known by many as “Toe”, he enjoyed riding his motorcycle and ATV, working and helping others. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family.
He leaves behind his wife, the former, Stephanie Danko. He was the father of Gabrielle and Cerenity Eldridge of Nanticoke; step father to Kaden Danko of Nanticoke; a brother to Denise Golembeski (Art) of Scranton, Lori Hulse (Christopher) and Michelle Rinus (Richard Jr.) both of Nanticoke as well as many nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Friends and family may call for viewing and visitation hours 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Davis-Dinelli Funeral Home, 170 E. Broad Street, Nanticoke, followed by funeral service at 7 p.m. with the Rev. Timothy G. Hall, pastor of Nebo Baptist Church, Nanticoke, officiating.
Private interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hanover Township.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Tedd’s memory for a scholarship fund for his children. Make checks payable to: Eldridge Children Scholarship Fund, C/O Sponjia Credit Union, 1006 Pittston Ave., Scranton, PA 18505.