Relationship to conference: Retired elder
Date of death: Aug. 8, 2020 at age 83
Arrangements: A private family burial will take place. A memorial service will be planned for a later date.
Appointment information: Rev. Ledermann was ordained as a Catholic priest in 1966 before becoming an elder in the Minnesota Conference in 1995. He served several Catholic churches before serving Minnesota United Methodist churches in Onamia, Lindstrom, Princeton, and Spencer Brook, as well as the Mille Lacs Hospital as the director of pastoral care. He retired in 2000.
Rev. Ledermann is survived by his wife, Gale Maxwell; step-daughter Leah (Andre); brothers Jerome (Betty), Florian (Joann), Benedict (Annette), and Philip (Julie), plus many nieces and nephews and their children. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Pauline, and siblings, Leo, Angela, Elaine, and Theresa.
Memorials are preferred to Habitat for Humanity, American Red Cross, or a charity or church of your choice.
An obituary was published on the website Tribute Archive.
Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church
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