Magdalene Rock

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TORONTO — Magdalene Mary “Madge” Rock, 97, of Toronto, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, at Brightwood Nursing Home, Follansbee, W.Va.

Born Dec. 1, 1918, in Steubenville, she was the daughter of the late William and Sophia (Platko) Ladomersky.

She was a member of the St. Francis Roman Catholic Church of Toronto and a 1936 graduate of Toronto High School.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward M. Rock.

Survivors include her children, Lawrence Rock, Carolyn Maus and Diana “Dani” Swearingen, all of Toronto, and Charles Rock of North Lawrence, Ohio; seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Joan Vaughn of Toronto.

Visitation is 2-4 and 6-8 Friday, Nov. 11, 2016, at Clarke Funeral Home, Toronto, where a vigil service will be held at 2:30 p.m.

A funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, with Rev. Father Thomas Vennitti officiating. Interment follows at the Toronto Union Cemetery.