DeKalb County Indiana Obituary
Otto D. Lueders
Contributed by Judy Richter
The Auburn, IN Evening Star, Thursday, May 14, 1964
OTTO LUEDERS OF AUBURN, 84, DIES
Retired Insurance Salesman; Passed Away after Long; Illness -
Funeral Services to be Held Monday
Otto D. Lueders, 84, a resident at 108 ½
West Fifteenth street in Auburn for 12 years, died at the Dr. Bonnell M.
Souder hospital in Auburn at 10:45 a.m. Thursday.
Mr. Lueders had been in failing health for several
years and entered the hospital three weeks ago.
The body was removed to the Dilgard & Cline
funeral home in Auburn, where friends may call after 6 p.m. Friday.
It will remain at the funeral home until noon Monday
when it will be taken to the Trinity Lutheran church north of Auburn for
The services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday with the
Rev. Paul A. Weber, pastor of the church, officiating. Burial will
follow in Roselawn cemetery, near Auburn.
Mr. Lueders was born Dec. 13, 1879, in Wittenberg, Mo.,
the son of the late William A. and Theresia Lehner Lueders.
He and Bertha Vogel were married in Fort Wayne in
1929. He was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Auburn and
was a retired insurance salesman.
Surviving in addition to his wife are three children
by a former marriage, Herold Lueders of Detroit, Mich., Alfred Lueders of
Covington, Ky., and Mrs. Fred Bates of Orland; four step – children, Ervin
Richter and Enno Richter, both of Fort Wayne, Arnold Richter of 331 East
Ninth street, Auburn and Melvin Richter in Illinois; 17 grandchildren, and
Four brothers and four, sisters preceded him in