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William George Ludin
William George Ludin, 66, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 6 at Bay Area Medical Center.
A veteran of the Vietnam War, he loved music and played guitar and drums in local Milwaukee bands in the 1970 's and 80 's.
He is survived by his wife, Karen; two sisters, Carol Vele and Annette (Todd) Lex; a sister-in-law, Maureen Benson; four children, Janelle (Ken) Kieliszewski, Amy (Joe) Alex, William, Jr. (Melissa) and Teri (Keith) Kirchner; three step-children, Dawn (Michael) Zakzesky, James Hentzell and April (Ryan) Hentzell; 22 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Alexander and Mary (Kvasnica) Ludin; a sister, Linda; a brother, Richard and a brother-in-law, Merton Vele.
A memorial service will be held at American Legion Post 150 in Wausaukee at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12. In lieu of floral arrangements, bring a single rose to present with your name. Hansen Onion Martell Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.