Eva Mae (Church) Ratcliffe

(April 10, 1925 - March 18, 1978)


The Lusk Herald
March 23, 1978


Eva Ratcliffe Dies in Crash

The funeral for Eva Mae Church Ratcliffe, who died in an automobile accident March 18, is today, Thursday, at the Peet Mortuary Chapel.

Mrs. Ratcliffe was born April 10, 1925 at Kirtley. She received her education in the Kirtley area. She was employed as a waitress in Lusk for several years.

April 3, 1961 she married Billie Lee Ratcliffe in Sturgis, S. D., and they later moved to Casper where her husband worked as a pipefitter for local 193.

She was preceded in death by her son Dennis Cagle and her father Francis Church.

Survivors include her husband, her mother, Goldie Church, Casper; one daughter Dixie Trivitt of Casper; a sister, Elta Hall of Edgerton; two brothers, Dick Church of Casper and Hial Church of Kimball, Nebr. and two grandchildren.

The Rev. Mark Lohr presided at the funeral. Pallbearers were Julian Phipps, Bob Phipps, John Hammond, Frank Fancher, Van Hank and Basil Williams.

Burial was in the Lusk Cemetery.




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