Mother of Steve Prefontaine Dies

EUGENE, Ore. — The mother of running legend Steve Prefontaine has passed away. Elfreide Prefontaine died Tuesday at Sacred Heart Medical Center RiverBend, 12 days after suffering a fall at a Eugene assisted living facility. She was 88 years old. Those who knew Prefontaine say she continued her son’s legacy after his death in 1975. … Continue reading »