Charlotte Hildegard Pardue
A visitation celebrating the life of Charlotte Hildegard Pardue will be held on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 from 6:00 pm-8:00 pm at Hill Crest Memorial Park in Haughton, Louisiana. Hilde passed away on June 22, 2016. A private graveside service will be held at a later date with interment to follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park in Haughton, LA.
Hilde was born December 14, 1927 to Emeran and Maria Lechner in Munich, Germany. She met Elder J. Pardue while he was stationed in the Air Force in Munich and they married on May 15, 1945. They settled in Haughton, Louisiana to raise their family.
Hilde worked as the main receptionist for many years at KWKH/KROK and later KTBS. Hilde loved meeting the public and enjoyed telling stories of her life in Germany to the people she met.
Hilde was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Elder and brother, Freddy Lechner of Harthausen, Germany.
She is survived by her children; Linda Pardue Andres and husband Jack Andres, Jr., of Haughton, La, Steven Pardue and wife Denise of Albany, GA, Terri Pardue Sabin and husband Tony of Benton, La; two grandchildren, Alyssa Whitehurst and husband Kyle of Longview, Texas and Jacob Sabin of Benton, La; her sister-in-law, Lizzy Lechner of Harthausen, Germany, brother Werner Lechner and wife Maria of Munich Germany; nephew Thomas Lechner of Munich Germany; niece Eva Marie Lechner Haiduk and husband Wolfgang of Munich, Germany.
The family would like to thank the staff of Pilgrim Manor Nursing Home for their care of Hilde.
To leave online condolences for the family, please visit www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com
Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home