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Mr. Harry H. Luedeman, 85, of Seymour, IN, passed away on Wednesday December 4, 2013, at The Lutheran Community Home.
Harry was born in Jennings County, IN, on July 2, 1928, the son of William C. and Dollie Ellen (Kinnick) Luedeman.
He graduated from Hayden High School and was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church where he had served as an elder and held various committee positions.
Mr. Luedeman was employed with Jackson County and Indiana Farm Bureau Co-Op. He, along with his wife, owned Luedeman’s Grocery & Catering and Harry & Faye’s Café. He was a past member of Seymour Exchange Club and the Elks Club and was also a member of Hayden Historical Museum. He served on the Farm Bureau Credit Union Board for 13 years and the Zoning Board of Appeals in Seymour.
On April 19, 1947, he married B. Faye Stogdill, who survives.
Harry is survived by his wife, B. Faye Luedeman; his children, Dianne West, Michael (Rita) Luedeman, Dan Luedeman, Ricky Joe (Maggie) Luedeman, and Doug Luedeman (Terry Heck); one brother, Walter (Elsie) Luedeman; a sister, Dorothy (Fenton) Liffick; nine grandchildren, Kevin D (Michele) West, Jason T. (Tabitha) West, Daniel C. (Brianne) Luedeman II, Jeremy L. (Amanda) Luedeman, Michelle (Bryan) Schaefer, Craig (Spring) Luedeman, Kari (Drew) Storey, Andy (Kacie) Luedeman, and Jeffrey Luedeman; 19 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Clyde Luedeman, William Luedeman and Everett Luedeman; and sisters, Ruth Riggs, Edna Hessler and infant Lillian Luedeman.
Services will be held at Voss Chapel on Monday, December 9, at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Ralph Blomenberg, Rev. Philip Bloch, Rev. James Rodriguez and Vicar Mark Huff officiating. Burial will take place at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery. Family and friends may call at Voss Chapel on Sunday, December 8, 2013, from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. and on Monday from 12:30 p.m. until service time.
Condolences may be sent to the family through Voss Funeral Service.
Memorials may be written to Lutheran Community Home Chapel Fund or Hayden Historical Museum through Voss Funeral Service, Seymour, IN.
A complete obituary may be viewed on the funeral home Web site at www.vossfuneralservice.com.