Magdeburg, 8 Nov 1927
Before the undersigned registrar appeared today the personally known wife Frieda Reinecke, living in Magdeburg, Hallerstädter Straße 79a, and reported that the invalid Gotthardt Mattscheck, age 77, living in Magdeburg with her, born in Köln, married, additional information unknown, died in Magdeburg in the reporter's home on 7 Nov 1927 at 1:30 in the afternoon.
Read, agreed to and signed Frieda Reinecke
The registrar, in representation Darius
In the margin on the right is added Catholic (kath.) and below 7.7.50, presumambly the birth date 7 Jul 1850.
Frieda is called "Ehefrau" - wife, but that might not mean she was the wife of Gotthart, just that she was married.