Theodore Lueders, 87, of Midland, passed away on January 2, 2021 at MidMichigan Medical Center. He was born to Herman and Hazel (LaVier) Lueders on March 5, 1933 in Hope, Michigan. He was to married Jeanetta Rabe who predeceased him on January 8, 2011.
Theodore served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War 53’ to 55’. He owned and operated Ted’s Masonry Incorporated. Theodore enjoyed woodworking, the outdoors and especially enjoyed fishing trips to Canada with his brother Jerry. Theodore is survived by his children, Theodore W. (Linda) Lueders, Daniel (Valerie) Lueders, Michelle (Brian Miller) Thurston, 11 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother, Jerry (Norma) Lueders, sister Louise (Edward) Holsinger and many nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife and parents, Theodore was predeceased by 2 brothers and 5 sisters.
Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Aleda E. Lutz Medical Center, Saginaw, MI.
Smith-Miner Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Lueders family; to share a special memory please visit www.smithminer.com.