Mon, 01/23/2023 – 13:46
Wake services for Harold William (Willie) Ratterman of Minco were held Monday in the Benson Memorial Chapel in El Reno, with Mass of Christian Burial held on Tuesday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Union City, with Rev. Kevin Ratterman officiating.
Burial followed at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery in Union City, under the direction of Huber-Reynolds Funeral Home in Minco.
Willie died Jan. 19, 2023, at Integris Canadian Valley Hospital in Yukon.
He was born Jan. 7, 1943, in Union City. Willie graduated from Union City High School in 1961. He moved to Minco in 1999.
Willie owned and operated Ratterman Insurance Agency and R&R Auction and Real Estate, and was a retired fire chief for the Union City Volunteer Fire Department. He served as president of the Union City School Board for many years, was a member of St. Joseph’s Parish Board, president of the Grady County American Farmers and Ranchers, member of the Minco Roundup Club and a lifelong member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.
Willie is survived by his wife, Louise of the home; daughters, Rebecca and Ronda Ratterman of Minco; brothers, John Ratterman and Marion Ratterman, both of Yukon; sister, Mary Ratterman of Union City; and two grandsons.