Robert A. Ludwig, 90

APRIL 4, 1923-JULY 14, 2013

July 15, 2013

Robert A. Ludwig, 90, of Hagerstown, Md., died Sunday morning, July 14, 2013, at his home in Hagerstown.

Born April 4, 1923, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Frederick and Vida Shewbridge Ludwig.

He was a 1940 graduate of Hagerstown High School.

He retired in 1983 from the Maryland Department of Assessments and Taxation.

He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Hagerstown.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Charles Ludwig; two sons, Robert Ludwig Jr. and wife, Mina, of Springfield, Va., and Karl Ludwig and wife, Peggy, of Whitesboro, N.Y.; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Frederick Ludwig Jr.; and three sisters, Vida Dorsey, June Myers and Rose Helm.


A graveside service will be Thursday, July 18, at 11 a.m. at Little Rose Hill Cemetery on U.S. 40, east of Clear Spring, Md. The Rev. Christopher Ramsey will officiate.

A reception will follow at the Clear Spring American Legion.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown MD 21740.

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