Obituary of Kay S. Ratliff
Kay S, Ratliff passed away peacefully on April 8, 2023 surrounded by her family.
She is preceded in death by her husband Dan & sister-in-law Zetta Stumbo, her parents Edna & Dallas Kilby, her sister & brother-in-law Karen & Jim Ishee.
She is survived by her nieces Shannon (John) Coffey, Shar (Pattie) Ishee, & Shawn (B.J.) Carreiro. Her nephews Jason (Sharon) Ishee & Charles Ratliff, along with many great-nieces & nephews who all loved her.
Born December 10, 1932 in Plymouth, Wisconsin. She graduated from Miami (Ohio) University in 1955 with a B.F.A. where she was a member of Gamma Phi Beta Sorority. She married Dan in 1957 and they lived their life together in Hamilton, Ohio. She was a graphic artist for over 40 years and retired from Hulefeld Associates. She was a long-time member of Park Avenue United Methodist Church and Fort Hamilton Hospital Auxiliary where she volunteered in the gift shop for many years.
She was a passionate collector of art & antiques with her husband and enjoyed being surrounded by "her things" in her final days. She lived a full and happy life and will be missed by all that knew her.
A Memorial Service will be held at Sun City Center Funeral Home, 1851 Rickenbacker Dr Sun City Center, Fl 33573 on April 24, 2023 at 11am.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Kay Ratliff, please visit Tribute Store