Obituary Record

John Wayne Ludington
Died on 11/6/1936

12 Nov., 1936 - The Enterprise


Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Marshall received word of the death of the latter’s nephew, Wayne Luddington, first lieutenant of the air corps, U. S. Army, of Ft. Sill, Oklahoma, who died in Cincinnati, Ohio following an auto accident which occurred there on Thursday.

Lt. Luddington, who was 30 years of age, was well known here, having made his home with Mr. and Mrs. Marshall a great deal of his life.

He was graduated from the Arlington High school with the class of 1926, after which he joined the army, and for the past 8 years has been in the air service.

Note: From FindaGrave-US Army - Private - 16th OBSN SQ Air Corps

Forest Ludington of Cushing received word Saturday of the death of his brother Wayne who passed away Friday night from injuries received in an auto accident Thursday. He was attending school at Dayton, Ohio. The body was shipped to Fullerton and services were held Monday and burial made beside his father at Glenwood. His mother Jessie Braddock resides at Paige and his sister Ruth Lund lives at Genoa.

~~~Obituaries courtesy of the Nebraska Washington County Genealogical Society. Newspaper clippings on file in the Blair, Nebraska Public Library~~~

FindaGrave #11700383

Printed in the Washington County Enterprise on 11/12/1936