Magdalene Burdack, 86, formerly of London, died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, 9:58 a.m. in her residence in Mechanicsburg.
Magdalene was born April 1, 1926, in Bremerhaven, Germany, a daughter of Heinrich and Louise Gesine (Hohns) Ahlf.
She is survived by daughter, Edeltraud Waples of London; grandchildren, Michelle (Fred) Shaner, Lee Sargent; great-granddaughters, Chelsey, Alison, Olivia, and Karissa; son-in-law, Danny Sargent of Plumwood; a niece and her children in Germany.
Mrs. Burdack was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 52 years, Gunter; daughter, Marietta and infant daughter; brother, Hans-Hermann Ahlf; grandchildren, Jennifer Waples and Joshua Waples.
There will be a gathering of friends and family at the RADER-LYNCH & DODDS FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICE, 124 E. High St., London, Ohio, from 10-11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012. A graveside service will follow immediately at the Somerford Township Cemetery. Reverend Steve Rodgers will be officiating.