John B. Ludwig
Mr. John B. Ludwig, age 80, of New Castle, DE, died on Tuesday, December 21, 2010.
Mr. Ludwig was born in Johnstown, PA, on June 7, 1930, son of the late Karl F. Ludwig and Anna Roth Ludwig. A toolmaker by profession, he was employed with Bethlehem Steel and later accepted a position with the Chrysler Corporation where he retired.
Active in his community throughout his life, Mr. Ludwig was a member of Hope Lutheran Church, where he served on the Executive Board, a member of the Wilmington Manor Lions Club, and a member of Cambria Lodge #278 F&AM. His many interests included wood carving, stamp collecting, coin collecting, yard work, and, each year, gathering gifts for Toys for Tots.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, daughter, Cathy, and siblings, Fred, Pete, Thomas, Katherine, Martha, Edna, Theresa, and Carolyn.
A memorial service will be held at 1 pm on Friday, January 7th, at Hope Lutheran Church, 230 Christiana Road at Edinburgh Drive, New Castle. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hope Lutheran Church, 230 Christiana Road, New Castle, DE 19720 or Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, Gift Processing Administrator, 18251 Quantico Gateway Drive, Triangle, VA 22172.
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