Wednesday, June 24th, 2015
Madonna P. Ahrens, 82, Celina, passed away at Mercer Health, Coldwater, OH, on June 22, 2015 at 9:30 P.M.
She was born on October 11, 1932 in Mercer County, OH to Archie and Leola (Deitsch) Bollenbacher, both preceded her in death. She married Earl T. Ahrens on January 6, 1951, and he preceded her in death on February 28, 2002.
Survivors include a son, David (Barb) Ahrens; three daughters, Carol (Ken) Gray, Diane (Don) Norris, and Denise (Randy) Laux, all of Celina; 11 grandchildren, Amy Luebke, Aaron Gray, Adam Gray, Shelley Stover, Sam Ahrens, Ryan Norris, Jared Norris, Greg Norris, Kelli Laux, Eric Laux, and Megan Worley; and 22 great grandchildren.
Madonna was a 1950 graduate of Celina Senior High School. She worked for 25 years at West School in Celina as a cafeteria aide and as a secretary at Mercer County Farm Bureau.
She was a member St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Rockford, OH; where she served as the church organist for 64 years.
She was a devoted wife, and loved spending time with her family.
Visitation hours will be from 2-7 P.M., Thursday, June 25, 2015 in the Cisco Funeral Home, Celina.
Funeral services will begin at 10:30 AM on Friday in the St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Rockford, OH, with Rev. Catherine Costello officiating; where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at the UCC cemetery next to the church.
Contributions can be made to the church memorial fund.
Please leave a condolence to the family @ www.ciscofuneralhome.com.