She was born October 27, 1922 in Albia, Monroe County, Iowa, the daughter of Clyde and Ethel (Lewis) Johnson. She married Wiley Y. Lodge, Jr. on October 27, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois. He preceded her in death on January 4, 1991.
Alfreda Lodge worked as a telephone operator for the Waterloo Community Schools. She was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Wiley Y. Lodge, III and Dana B. Lodge both of Minneapolis; a daughter, Rachelle R. Lodge of Minneapolis; four grandchildren, Quavonia Tucker, Darvell Gibens, Diondre Lodge and Shauntel Wiley Lodge; two great grandchildren; a brother, Edward Johnson of Waterloo; and a sister, Adrienne Damme of Waterloo.
Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 p.m. Monday, May 23, 2011 at Antioch Baptist Church in Waterloo with burial in the Garden of Memories Cemetery. Public visitation will be held an hour prior to the services on Monday at the church.
Memorials may be directed to the family at 111 Hawver Court, Waterloo, where they will be receiving friends