LaVerne Arden Ludwig1,2,3,4,5,6,7

M, (15 August 1902 - 31 May 1978)
     LaVerne Arden Ludwig was born on 15 August 1902 at Pleasant Valley, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.2,8,5 He was the son of Jacob Edward Ludwig and Kathryn Barbara Schon.2 LaVerne Arden Ludwig first married, at age 20, Edna Beatrice Sholder, age 18, daughter of Edward Sholder and Pearl A. Berry, on Thursday, 10 May 1923 at Lutheran Church Parsonage, Quiggleville, Lycoming Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, by the Reverend M. M. Kitts.1,3,4,6 LaVerne Arden Ludwig married a second time, at age 54, Helen Beatrice Waltz, age 42, daughter of Lloyd Stanley Waltz and Emily Jane Young, on Saturday, 15 June 1957.2 LaVerne Arden Ludwig died on 31 May 1978 at Williamsport Hospital, Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, at age 75 years, 9 months and 16 days.2,8,5 He was buried on 3 June 1978 in the Buchanan Baptist Church Cemetery, located in Old Lycoming Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. The funeral service was officiated by Reverend Gerald G. Heilman.2,8
     He became a widower at the age of 54 with the death of Edna on 29 August 1956.1
Last Edited=30 Jan 2013

Children of LaVerne Arden Ludwig and Edna Beatrice Sholder

Citations

  1. [S1237] Mrs. Edna B. Ludwig obituary, Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 30 August 1956, p. 33. James V. Brown Library, Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1242] LaVerne A. Ludwig obituary, undated clipping from an unidentified newspaper presumably from a local paper in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, June 1978. The original was given to the author, on 1 June 1999 by Donna [Edler] Sayah. The original newspaper clipping came from Donna's mother Johanna [Weiss] Edler (1915-1999) and was a part of her collection of personal memorabilia that she had collected throughout her lifetime. Kevin Leonard Sholder, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
  3. [S192] Dale A. Ludwig obituary, Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, October 1993. Kevin Leonard Sholder, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
  4. [S1212] Kenneth L. Ludwig obituary, Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 28 April 1999, p. 9. James V. Brown Library, Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
  5. [S151] Social Security Death Index, RootsWeb online, at http://ssdi.rootsweb.com (Baltimore, Maryland: U.S. Social Security Administration, January 2004 update). The SSDI component of RootsWeb online is drawn from the Social Security Death Benefits Index of the U.S. Social Security Administration. LAVERNE LUDWIG, birth listed as 15 Aug 1902, died listed as May 1978, issued in the State of Pennsylvania. Last residence Williamsport, Lycoming, PA, last benefit (none specified). Accessed 3 Mar 2004.
  6. [S2112] "Pearl K. Barnes obituary," Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 3 October 2010, online archives (http://www.sungazette.com/page/content.detail/id/554485/… : accessed 6 January 2011). Kevin Leonard Sholder, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
  7. [S2291] "Mr., Mrs. H. Richard Free observe 50th anniversary," Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 29 July 2012, online archives (http://www.sungazette.com/page/content.detail/id/581341/… : accessed 29 January 2013). Kevin Leonard Sholder, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
  8. [S194] Laverne A. Ludwig and Helen B. (Waltz) Ludwig tombstone, Buchanan Baptist Church Cemetery, 3240 Grimesville Road, Williamsport, Pennsylvania; photographed by Kevin Sholder, in March 2002. An upright memorial tombstone made of granite and in excellent shape. It states surname Ludwig, then Laverne A 1902 - 1978 and Helen B. 1915 - 1982.