Luedtke, Robert “Bob” Burnell

Belvidere—-

Born August 28, 1923, son of Fred and Nancy (Vowles) Luedtke in Belvidere, IL.

1941 graduate of Belvidere High School.

Enlisted in the military in 1943.  Bob proudly served in the 265th Field Artillery Battalion in the Army, WWII, 1943 – 1946.  He fought bravely in the Battle of the Bulge.

Died May 8, 2014

Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel, burial in Belvidere Cemetery.

Source: Rockford Register Star May 11, 2014