Karl R. Ludke

Sept. 12, 1943 Feb. 20, 2015

Karl R. Ludke passed away peacefully on Friday, February 20, 2015, at age 71 years. He was the loving brother of Kathy (Patrick) Pride; proud uncle of Dawn Ludke and Lisa Ludke. He is also loved by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harvey and Leota Ludke; his sisters Janet, Judy, and Nancy; and his brothers Ron and Keith.

Karl loved farming, hunting, fishing, music, and spending time with his family.

A visitation will be held on Friday, February 27, from 4:00 PM until the time of a service at 7:00 PM at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. An additional time of visitation will be held on Saturday, February 28, from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM at the funeral home. Entombment will be at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha will follow.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home of Waukesha is serving the family. For more information, call 262-827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary or leave condolences.