Mary Kathleen "Kathy" Luedtke
Mary Kathleen “Kathy” Luedtke, 63, of Riverton, died on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at St. John’s Hospital. She was born on March 19, 1951 in Bloomington, IL to George and Helen Shadowens Altes. She married Gary Luedtke on June 2, 1973 and he preceded her in death on April 13, 2007. She is also preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Kathleen Marie Luedtke.
She is survived by her three sons, Michael (Shannon) Luedtke of Austin, TX, Sean (Emily) Luedtke of Riverton and Nicholas (Dawn) Luedtke of Casper, WY; two grandchildren, Kathleen and Madison and her sister, Linda (Mike) Franklin of Spaulding.
She was a US Navy Veteran and worked as an RN at several area nursing homes.
Visitation: 5-7 pm Monday, June 14, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 1 pm Tuesday, June 15, 2014 at Staab Funeral Home with Rev. Raphael Paul DeMoreno officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery with military honors conducted by the Sangamon County Interveterans Burial Detail.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Riverton Fire Department or St. Jude Children’s Hospital.