Priscilla Ann Summitt Ludka

March 1, 1943 ~ June 19, 2020 (age 77)


Priscilla Ann Summitt Ludka, 77, of Bardstown passed away Friday June 19, 2020 at her residence. She was born March 1, 1943 in Bardstown, was a homemaker, and a member and Deacon of First Christian Church (D.O.C).

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Ludka; daughter, Teresa Blackter; parents, Irene and James Summitt; sisters, Martha Lewis, Lorine Shelburne, Shirley Wilson, Christine Summit, and Naomi Summitt; and brothers, Phillip Summitt, Floyd Summitt, C.J. Summitt, and James Summitt.

She is survived by her three sons, Paul “Ricky” Richard Ludka, John “Tony” Anthony Ludka both of Bardstown, and John W. Ludka of Rhode Island; daughter, Jo-ell Gussman of Texas; eleven grandchildren, Kimberly Ludka, Pam Ludka, James Ludka,  April Ludka, A.J Ludka all of Bardstown, Jessica Hyatt, Tiffany Ludka, Christopher Ludka, Stephanie Ludka all of Rhode Island, James Bounds of Texas, and Rebecca Reker Keaney of Louisville; several great-grandchildren; three sisters, Lula Snellen, Linda Ritchie, and Janie Richardson all of Bardstown; and a brother, Ralph Summitt of Bardstown.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may go to the American Cancer Society.

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