Dedication ceremony for the new Veteran's Memorial in Marathon City, designed by the American Legion Post 469 and Boy Scout Logan Ludwig for his Eagle Scout project.
Marathon High School freshman Logan Ludwig chose to create a new Veteran's Memorial for his final project to become an Eagle Scout. The memorial stands at the corners of 2nd Street and Walnut Street in the village.
Logan Ludwig is a native of Prairie du Rocher, Illinois. He earned a Bachelor’s degree from Southern Illinois University, a Masters degree from the University of Missouri, and a PhD from St. Louis University.
Shirley Earnestine Logan Ludwig, 86, Marionville, died at 12 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. She was born Aug. 13, 1929, in Hurley, to Charles Laurence Logan and Gladys May Tharp.