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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.