Janis B. Ludwig, 84, of Latrobe, passed away Tuesday, February 20, 2018 in Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. She was born January 24, 1934 in New Alexandria, a daughter of the late James and Hazel M. (Barner) Bennett.
Janis was a 1953 graduate of Robert Morris College. She formerly worked at Kennametal, Inc. in Latrobe where she served as Mr. McKenna’s personal secretary. She loved to play Bridge, being a member of the same Bridge club for over 50 years, and was a member of the Settlers Club. She also enjoyed traveling and was an animal lover.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Wayne A. Ludwig, and her sister Jean Smith.
She is survived by two sons: Douglas and Jeffrey Ludwig, two grandchildren: Julia E. and Travis J. Ludwig, and a number of nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Friday Feb. 23rd from 4 to 7 PM in the Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc., 1500 Ligonier Street, Latrobe. Funeral services and interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Action for Animals, P.O. Box 814, Latrobe, PA 15650 or online at www.afashelter.org. To post an online condolence, please visit www.hartman-grazianofuneralhome.com.