Gordon Dudero, 74, a nightclub and hotel pianist, died Dec. 21 in Kansas City.
During the 1960s and 1970s, he played the organ in the Drum Room of the Hotel President before it closed. He also performed at many hotels and lounges.
Born in St. Paul, Minn., Dudero lived in Kansas City for 43 years and formerly owned a music store there. He served in the Navy during World War II.
Survived by his wife, a son, a daughter, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.