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Dawn Luedtke

Dawn Luedtke Custodian, the Weidner 7/1/11

Dawn Lee Luedtke, 61, of Shawano formerly of Oshkosh, passed away on Wednesday morning November 7, 2012, after her battle with pancreatic cancer after 22 months. She was born in Oshkosh, on March 5, 1951, the daughter of Alvin and Lorraine (Oestreich) Pitzen. She married Donald G. Luedtke on August 10, 1972, in Oshkosh, WI. 

Dawn is survived by her son, Douglas (Lindsay Gross) Luedtke of Greenfield, WI; Dawn's longtime companion, Keith Harrington of Shawano; one brother, Bill (Leola) Pitzen of Oshkosh; and one sister, Diane Pitzen of Chilton; two stepsisters, Audrey of Oshkosh; and Ginger of Butte des Mortes; one stepbrother, Raymond of Pine River. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Don in 1980; three stepsisters, Ruth, Geraldine and Jackie; and two stepbrothers, Edward and Donald. 

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2012, at 2 p.m. at the Fiss & Bills Funeral Home @ 865 S. Westhaven Drive. Oshkosh, WI 54904. Rev. Carl Knitt will officiate. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of service. Private committal services will be held at Lake View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials should be directed to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 1500 Rosecrans Ave Suite 200. Manhattan Beach, CA 90266.