December 6, 1924 ~ April 15, 2012
Douglas R Ludwig, 87, Hillsboro, ND passed away Sunday, April 15, 2012 at Altru Hospital, Grand Forks, ND.
Douglas Ludwig was born to John and Hannah (Swenson) Ludwig in Hillsboro, ND on December 6, 1924. He grew up and attended school in Hillsboro. Doug joined the Army in November of 1944 and was stationed in Germany during World War Two, until his discharge in 1946. He returned to the Hillsboro area where he worked at the grocery store in the winter and on the farm in the summer. Doug started work with Pioneer United Telephone in 1953 and retired from US West in 1992. Douglas R Ludwig and Corrine Boe were married on the family farm near Hatton, ND on August 18, 1956. They had three children. His wife, Corrine, and their daughter, Jodi Jorgensen, preceded Doug in death.
He is survived by his children, Jim (Karla) Ludwig, Bismarck, ND and Lori (Tom) Tweten, Grand Forks, ND; his son-in-law, Dan Jorgensen; and his grandchildren, Sarah and Rebecca Ludwig; John and Andrew Tweten; Taylor, Dalton, and Beau Jorgensen.