Marie O. Ludwick, 76, of Elizabeth Township, passed away Thursday, November 10, 2022. She was born September 2, 1946 in McKeesport and was the daughter of the late Andrew and Olga (Potoma) Obradovich. Marie graduated from West Mifflin North and was a long time member of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church in McKeesport. Marie loved her many trips to the casino with friends, but also looked forward to the family vacations to the beach each year; especially Ocean City, MD. She was an incredible, loving mom, while over the years took great pride in being a Grandma too.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Henry L. Ludwick, Jr.; children, Henry (Santina) Ludwick III of Glenshaw, Dean (Kerrie) Ludwick of Wexford, Brian (Wendy) Ludwick of Elizabeth Township, and Nicole (Jeremy) Keefer of South Huntingdon Township; grandchildren, Enrico, Alexander, Zach, Mitchell, Adair, Brendan, Kaylee, Taylor, Kassie, Ryan, and Zack; her siblings, George (the late Jean) Obradovich of Toledo, OH, and Daniel (Charlene) Obradovich of Hebron, IN; sister-in-laws, Norma Jones of McKeesport, and Lavinia (Mickey) Stevens of McKeesport; also, many nieces, nephews, and friends. In addition to her parents, Marie is preceded in death by her sister, Diana (the late Thomas) Kristen. Friends are welcome Monday, November 14, 2022 from 2-4 & 6-8pm at the Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000. Drew J. Gilbert, director. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, November 15, 2022 at 10:00 am in the funeral home chapel with the Very Rev. Stevan Rocknage officiating. Interment will follow at the Round Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at www.stjude.org/donate. Condolences can be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com.
Originally published November 10, 2022.