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Delores A. Luedtke

Delores A. Luedtke


Delores A. Luedtke, 84, of Richville died on May 16 at Perham Living. A memorial service was held on May 20 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Richville with Pastor Karl Weber officiating.

Delores Adeline Moltzan was born in Dent on Jan. 31, 1929 to William and Ann (Stollenwerk) Moltzan. She married Robert Theodore Luedtke on Aug. 12, 1948 at St. John's Lutheran Church - Dora Township, near Dent. They lived in Cambridge, Isanti, Forest Lake and Coon Rapids, before settling in Richville, where they farmed. Delores worked as a cook in several places. She loved making quilts, weaving rugs, baking pies, and cooking in general. Delores also loved to fish.

Surviving Delores are her five sons, William (Faye), Robert Jr., Richard, James, and Michael; two grand-daughters, Julie (Dalas) Slevin and Jennifer (Scott) Ulschmid; nine great-grandchildren; and three sisters, Helen (Jerry) Thielke, Betty (Victor) Lee and Marilyn (Lawrence) Stenger.

Preceding Delores in death is her husband, Robert; two brothers, Leonard and William; and two sisters, Lois Moltzan and Jolene Moltzan.

Schoeneberger Funeral Home, Perham, handled the arrangements. For online condolences, visit