Memorial contributions may be made to the family for final expenses in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
Mrs. Rateliff is survived by her three sons: James (Shelby) Rateliff of Denard, AK, Ernest (Anna) Rateliff of Wentzville, MO and Timothy (DeAnn) Rateliff of O'Fallon, MO; two daughters: Aulaire (Phil) Berry of Long Lane, MO and Alta Henry of O'Fallon, MO; sister, Geraldine Lynch of KY; 15 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild; sister-in-law, Sandy (David) Perkins of TX. She is preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Rateliff; parents: Edmund and Irene Rybacki nee Narzonski; son, Cecil "Bud" Rateliff, four brothers and three sisters. Mrs. Rateliff was a member of Immaculate Conception in Dardenne Prairie. She enjoyed crafts, bingo and watching the Cardinal's play baseball. She will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved her.