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Lela Jane Leffler Ludlum
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Birth: Jun. 25, 1882
Arthur
Douglas County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 25, 1975
Iola
Allen County
Kansas, USA

THE IOLA KANSAS REGISTER, MONDAY. JANUARY 27, 1975; PAGE 2

MRS. JOHN J. LUDLUM

Lela Ludlum. 92, formerly of the Eslmore area, died Saturday, January 25, at the Countryside Estate here where she had been a patient for the past two years.

Mrs. Ludlum was born June 25, 1882, at Arthur, Illinois, and moved to the Kincaid area as a child. She was married to John J. Ludlum and they farmed near Elsmore for 54 years before his death November 1, 1958.

Mrs. Ludlum was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church here at the time of her death and before that had been a member of the Elsmore United Methodist Church, teaching the beginners Sunday School Class for 45 years.

Survivors include three sons, Ralph J. Ludlum, Bartlesville; George Merle Ludlum, Estes Park, Colorado; and Franklin Earl Ludlum, Pittsburg; a sister, Mrs. Flossie Ferguson, Dallas; six grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services were held at the Elsmore United Methodist Church with the Rev. J. M. Torrence officiating. Burial was in the old Elsmore Cemetery. A memorial fund in Mrs. Ludlum's name has been established at the Elsmore United Methodist Church.

The Ralston-Hutton Chapel, Moran, handled the arrangements. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Washington Leffler (1847 - 1935)
  Sarah Jane Thomason Leffler (1847 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  John Jacob Ludlum (1877 - 1958)
 
 Children:
  Ralph John Ludlum (1903 - 1990)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Leffler (1872 - 1873)*
  Clara Leffler (1872 - 1883)*
  George Alvin Leffler (1874 - 1943)*
  Carrie Ellen Leffler Blunt (1875 - 1971)*
  Laura Lee Leffler Couch (1881 - 1969)*
  Lela Jane Leffler Ludlum (1882 - 1975)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

LUDLUM
Lela J.
June 25, 1882
Jan. 25, 1975

 
Note: SSDI has b.d. as 5 Jun 1882.
 
Burial:
Old Elsmore Cemetery
Elsmore
Allen County
Kansas, USA
 
Maintained by: EFRay
Originally Created by: robin hixon
Record added: May 20, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26970751
Lela Jane <i>Leffler</i> Ludlum
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