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Saturday, November 28th, 2015
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- 9:41:05, Nov 27th 2015 - WoW - As a long time reader of your paper I think it should stay how it is. It's a ch ... [Read More]
- 1:35:05, Nov 26th 2015 - consaredumb - The most vocal people are always the most ignorant. ... [Read More]
- 2:58:00, Nov 25th 2015 - James1952 - The word on the street is that the folks who own the land above the schoo ... [Read More]
- 10:17:32, Nov 25th 2015 - - Yes it does take money to operate schools and keep buildings open. If the high s ... [Read More]
- 9:09:47, Nov 25th 2015 - @Says - Bottom line... it takes money to operate & keep open school buildings. Yes, I ... [Read More]
- 7:57:56, Nov 25th 2015 - nature man - I think y'all are in denial. Atrazine in all your well, shallow aquifer ... [Read More]
- 10:20:12, Nov 24th 2015 - - It's about the money? What an ignorant comment. Is that what you teach your kid ... [Read More]
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- 8:07:37, Nov 24th 2015 - Stan Gudmundson - I've never responded to any comments made about anything I've writt ... [Read More]
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Fri, Feb 14th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Richard Victor Ratcliff, 65, of Tama, died Jan. 29, 2003, in his home following a long illness.
Richard was born July 11, 1937 in Cresco, Iowa, to Richard. V. and Elsie (Goldsworthy) Ratcliff Sr. He graduated from Harmony High School in 1955. Richard married Patricia Jacobsen on Jan. 22, 1977, in Grinnell. He held management positions for GTE and several positions at the Tama State Bank. Richard fully retired in 1993. He was a U.S. Army veteran and was active in the civic organizations. Survivors include his wife, Patricia; his mother, Elsie Ratcliff of Mission Viejo, Calif.; three sisters, Janet Speelman of Mission Viejo, Calif., Rita Bourhenne of Lamita, Calif., and Diane Karella of West Minister, Calif.; and two brothers, George Ratcliff of Cresco and Darryl Ratcliff of Lawndale, Calif. There was no service. Arrangements were made by Cremation Society of Eastern Iowa.