High Point,NC formerly of Saugus- Mr. Frank R. Ludwig Sr. , age, 86, died on May 2nd after suffering a major stroke at home. Loving Husband of the late Priscilla (Mitchell) Ludwig.
Born and raised in Saugus, to the late Elgin and Helen (Kennedy) Ludwig. Frank was a Korean War veteran, and a co-owner of Ludwig Cleaners which was located on Vine Street in Saugus. Frank retired from the United States postal service. After his retirement he moved to Epping, NH and spent his winters in Florida with his wife Priscilla until her death four years ago. Then he moved to High Point, NC with his daughter’s family, Marcia and Philip Nichols.
He leaves his son Frank Ludwig Jr. of Peabody, MA and his former wife Gail Somers of Lynn, MA, his daughter Kathy and her husband John Trainor of Atkinson, NH, and his daughter Marcia and her husband Philip Nichols of High Point, NC. Frank is also survived by 11 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. He was the brother of Barbara Merrithew and Marjorie Taatjes both of Saugus, MA. He is also predeceased by his seven brothers Algin, Charles, Wilbert, John, James, Herbert and Samuel.
In lieu of Flowers donations in his memory may be made to the Joslin Diabetes foundation www.joslin.org
Relatives & friends are invited to attend visiting hours in the Bisbee-Porcella Funeral Home, 549 Lincoln Ave., SAUGUS on Friday 11- Noon followed by a funeral service at Noon in the funeral home. Interment Riverside Cemetery Saugus.
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