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December 25, 1939 - October 20, 2022
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Robert ‘Bob’ Lee Ludwig, 82 of Lima, passed away October 20, 2022, at his home.
Bob was born December 25, 1939 in Hancock County to Paul and Bernice (Painter) Ludwig, who preceded him in death.
Bob worked for the Plumber and Pipefitters Union until his retirement and he was a member of the union for 55 years. After his retirement he built Kala’s Greenhouse where he was the owner and operator for 17 years. Bob was a member of Masonic Lodge # 804 in Mt. Cory and he was a life member of Moose Lodge # 199 in Lima. He enjoyed gardening, going for a nice drive and he always kept busy and had a story to tell. Bob will be deeply missed by everyone who had the pleasure of knowing him.
He is survived by his daughters, Debbie Meeks, Lonnie Ludwig and Christina (Mario) Ludwig-Moralez; step-son, Edgar (Patty) Vallez; daughter-in-law, Cheri Ludwig; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brother, Jim Ludwig and his sister-in-law, Mary Ellen Ludwig.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his son, Greg Ludwig; sister, Kay Eileen Bradigan and brothers, Russell Ludwig and Wayne Ludwig.
Funeral service will be held at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES – SHAWNEE CHAPEL. Burial will be in Hasson Cemetery following the service.
Visitation will be Tuesday, October 25, 2022, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM & 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. A Masonic Service will be held at 7:30 PM.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.