December 21, 1938 - March 19, 2013
Loretta A. (Marten) Ludek, 74, of Anderson, passed away March 19, 2013 at her residence.
She was born December 21, 1938 in Litchfield, IL.
She was a very devoted and committed wife, mother, nurse, teacher and Christian. She was married to Michael Ludek for 48 years. They had four children.
She was committed to her Christian faith and attended St. Ambrose Catholic Church.
Loretta was the local and state chair of the MADD organization and gave countless hours to its many educational programs.
She was a nurse at St. John's Hospital and, after retiring, she continued to teach in the nursing education program at Ivy Tech, as well as working as a nurse in the clinic at Anderson University.
Loretta has gone to her Heavenly home to join her parents, Francis and Anna Ruth; husband, Michael; daughter, Lisa; and brother, John.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Ambrose Catholic Church with Father Richard Doerr presiding and Father Robert Williams concelebrating. Burial will be at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Home. The Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. on Friday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Ambrose Catholic Church, St. Vincent DePaul or the