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Our Deepest Condolences to the 

Family and Friends of 

Norbert Ludewig who passed away on

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Norbert M. Ludewig, 54, passed away on Sunday June 22nd , 2014 at his home in Fanwood, New Jersey surrounded by his loving family. 

A resident of Fanwood for 20 years, Norbert was born in Staten Island and graduated from Regis School in New York City and Cooper Union with a degree in civil engineering. He worked for the Port Authority of NY/NJ for 30 years. He began the Norbert Ludewig Orchestra 35 years ago, and was very well-known in the German community from Delaware to Massachusetts for his Strauss Waltz Music. He was accomplished on the accordion and also as a vocalist. Norbert was a member of the Deutsche Club in Clark and All Saints' Episcopal Church in Scotch Plains.

Norbert is survived by his loving wife, Patricia Gallagher Ludewig; his mother, Renate Ludewig; his son, Andrew Ludewig; his brother, Peter Ludewig and his wife, Rocio, and their sons Christopher and Alex; his sister, Monika Bradley and her husband Dr. Joseph Bradley. He is also survived by his stepchildren Anthony and Michel Cunningham; Joseph and Allison Cunningham; Kellyann Cunningham and Christopher Strojny; Patrick Cunningham and Jamie Epps; his sister-in-law Kathleen Reilly and her husband, William and their daughter, Kristen. 

Visitation will be at Memorial Funeral Home, 155 South Avenue, Fanwood on Wednesday, June 25th from 4 to 8 pm. Funeral services will be at All Saints' Episcopal Church, 559 Park Avenue, Scotch Plains, on Thursday, June 26th at 11 am. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Scotch Plains.

Norbert  M. Ludewig