Ludwig J. Kuta, 95, of Willowbrook, formerly of North Riverside, died on Nov. 24, 2010.

Mr. Ludwig was a World War II veteran who served in the U.S. Navy, and a retired baker.

He is survived by his son, Michael A. (Karen); his grandchildren, Michael J. and Katie A. Kuta; and his brother, James (Helen) Kuta.

Mr. Kuta was preceded in death by his wife, Libbie (nee Pivonka); and his daughter, Margaret Kuta. Private funeral services have been held. Memorial donations are appreciated to the St. Thomas Hospice.

Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, North Riverside, handled arrangements.