Richard H. Luedtke

Richard H. Luedtke, 71, of East Troy, found peace at his home Monday, June 2, 2008. He was born to Fred and Adeline (nee Barke) Luedtke in Milwaukee.

Richard was a graduate of Mukwonago High School. He married Marylou Reedy in East Troy on Aug. 7, 1965, and they were lifetime residents of the area. Richard worked in construction and as a custodian for the Mukwonago schools. He was a member of the labor union and of the Harley Riders.

Richard is survived by his wife, Marylou; children, Kimberly, Daniel Richard (Christine) and Cathianne (special friend Chad); granddaughter, Emily Rose Luedtke; brothers, Fritz (Pam) and George (Betty); sister, Jackie (Norm) Stahl; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed riding his Harleys. The light of his life were his children and granddaughter.

A visitation will be held 9 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. memorial service Saturday, June 7, at Legacy Funeral Services, 2974 Main St., East Troy.

Arrangements are by Legacy Funeral Services, East Troy, which can be reached at 642-5057.