Sterling Edward Burgdorf, 82, died Thursday Aug. 8, 2013 in New Whiteland. He was a resident of New Whiteland.
Survivors include his wife, Ida (Bailey) Burgdorf of New Whiteland; a son, Sterling E.(Marilyn) Burgdorf Jr. of Hope; three stepchildren, Vicki Simmons of Fishers, Greg Kennedy of Franklin and Alan (Melinda) Kennedy of Indianapolis; sister, Rosa Lee Breedlove of Missouri; two brothers, J.A. (Ruth) Burgdorf and Willard (Frances) Burgdorf, both of Texas; two grandchildren; five stepgrandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, J. August and Viola Grace (Keill) Burgdorf; and a sister, Eunice Glidden.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, 729 U.S. 31 North, with visitation from 10 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis.
Information: 535-6880; www.jessenfuneralhome.com.