Archive for Wednesday, March 14, 2007

Obituary: Eleanor G. Ratliff


March 14, 2007

Graveside services for Eleanor G. Ratliff, 97, Topeka, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Maple Grove Cemetery in Tonganoxie.

Ms. Ratliff died Sunday, March 11, 2007, at Lexington Park Nursing Home in Topeka.

She was born June 20, 1909, in Tonganoxie, the daughter of Joel W. and Ella Vantine Ratliff.

Ms. Ratliff was an encoder for the Kansas State Department of Health's Office of Vital Statistics for 45 years.

She was a member of the Congregational Church and a 75-year member of Rinda Chapter No. 82 of the Eastern Star and PEO Chapter AT, all of Tonganoxie.

Survivors include a niece, Charlotte Ratliff, Eskridge; and a nephew, John Ratliff, Tampa, Fla.

Quisenberry Funeral Home in Tonganoxie is in charge of arrangements.

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