Levora “Lea” (Merida) Ludwig passed away April 27, 2023. Lea was born January 26, 1938, in Knox County, Kentucky, to the late Charles and Dora (Smith) Merida. She was wed to Tony Ludwig in 1992, who preceded her in death.
Lea was a long-time resident of Hamilton, Ohio and moved to Mooresville in 2008. She had a love for dogs, and her heart belonged to Koda, Chloe, and Dixie, her pets over the years.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Ruby Ramsey, Helen Harris, and Doris Gambrel.
She is survived by her stepdaughter, Rita Winkler; her step-grandchildren, Nick, and Holly; many nieces and nephews; and her dear friends, Kelly and Jaycee Fuller.
Formal services will not be observed. Cremation arrangements are being arranged by the Carlisle – Branson Funeral Service & Crematory, Mooresville. Visit www.CarlisleBranson.com to share a favorite memory or to sign the online guest registry.