The Ottumwa Courier

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June 27, 2012

Carl Ludwig, 75, Ottumwa

OTTUMWA — Carl James Ludwig, 75, of Ottumwa, went to be with the Lord on June 25, 2012 at Ottumwa Regional Health Center.

He was born May 23, 1937 in Portage, WI to William and Leta Bowles Ludwig. He married Yvonne Cooper on June 8, 1963.

Surviving are his wife, Yvonne; two sons, Randy (Rose) Ludwig of Thornton, CO and Kelly (Lee) Ludwig of Arvada, CO; three daughters, Tina Fiske of St. George, UT, Rhonda (Dan) Niccoli of Wellington, CO, Misty (Mike) Stone of Arvada, CO; 15 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lillian Johnson of Ottumwa, Betty (Bill) Black of Bloomfield; three brothers, Roby Ludwig of Bloomfield, William (Pat) Ludwig Jr. of Hillsboro and Jerrold Ludwig of Ottumwa; numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant son, Carl James Ludwig Jr.; two brothers, Harold and Danny Ludwig and a sister, Velma Fetters.

He was loved and will be missed by all.

His body has been cremated.

Memorial services will be held in Colorado with inurnment in Pleasant Park Cemetery in Conifer, CO.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice serving Wapello and Davis Counties, 927 E. Pennsylvania, Ottumwa, IA 52501

Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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