John A. Burger

John A. Burger, 81, of Tiffin, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2017, at Mercy Health – St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo.

He was born Dec. 26, 1935, in Tiffin, to Charles and Mary (Ridenour) Burger. He married Ruth Ann (Wilhelm) Burger Oct. 15, 1971, and she survives in Tiffin.

Also surviving are four children, Shirley Spigolon of Lilburn, Georgia, Tim Burger of Platte City, Missouri, John C. Burger of Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Karen Bopp of Colorado Springs, Colorado; three stepchildren, Jim (Deb) Fox of rural Sycamore, Don (Linda) Fox of Millbury and Bob Fox of Carey; 14 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one sister, Judy Ort of Brookings, South Dakota.

He served his country in the U.S. Air Force from 1955 to 1959.

His graveside service will begin at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at the mausoleum at Seneca Memory Gardens, Tiffin, with the Rev. Garrabrant and the Rev. Ort officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Mohawk Community Library or North Central Ohio Alzheimer’s Association in care of Walton-Moore Funeral Home, P.O. Box 350, Sycamore, OH 44882.