Mary Lou Ludwin Rodriguez

Mrs. Mary Lou Ludwin Rodriguez, 66 years old, of Co. Hwy. 107, town of Broadalbin, died on Thursday, February 20, 2014, at home. Born in Amsterdam, NY on July 1, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Gloria Ford Ludwin.

Mary Lou was mostly a homemaker, raising her six children. She also worked at various factories in Amsterdam. Most recently she was employed at Mohawk Signs. Mary Lou loved her family, especially her grandchildren. She also enjoyed crocheting, playing bingo and going to casinos. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

In November of 1968 she was united in marriage to Aramy Rodriguez. That union lasted 38 years until his passing on July 20, 2006.

Surviving are two sons, Joel V. Rodriguez of Broadalbin, NY and Aramy Rodriguez Jr. of Amsterdam, NY; four daughters, Lori Chovanec and her husband Jeffrey of Broadalbin, NY, Tina Rodriguez-Lair of Clifton Park, NY, Amy Harrington of Gansevoort, NY and Angel Weiderman and her husband Douglas of Amsterdam, NY; 12 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; siblings, Joseph Ludwin and his wife Sandra of Gloversville, NY, Anne Howe and her husband John of Broadalbin, NY, Michael Ludwin of Gloversville, NY and Lisa Fox and her husband Billy of Johnstown, NY; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 24, 2014, at 6 p.m. at the Betz, Rossi & Bellinger Family Funeral Home, 171 Guy Park Avenue, Amsterdam. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery, Amsterdam. The family will receive relatives and friends on Monday from 4 until 6 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to: American Heart Association. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Please visit the online guestbook at