Rosalie A. Ratajczyk
Rosalie A. Ratajczyk, 64, of Scheller passed away 5:55 a.m. Jan. 26,
2006, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale. Mrs. Ratajczyk was a homemaker.
She had worked at Hollywood Brands in Centralia until 1983 and at Addus
HealthCare in Mt. Vernon. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic
Church in Sesser. She was also active in the American Cancer Society.
She was born Nov. 7, 1941, in Centralia, a daughter of Elza W. and Alma
(Pollacci) Reeves. She married Robert E. Ratajczyk July 28, 1977, in Mt.
Vernon; he survives.
She is survived by her husband, of Scheller; a daughter, Christine M. (Ratajczyk)
Tyson of St. Louis; a son-in-law, Matthew Tyson of St. Louis; two brothers,
Tom Reeves and Alfred Reeves, both of Alexandria, Va.; and a sister, Tammy
Reeves of Centralia.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Ramona Lucas.
Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Mary's Catholic
Church in Sesser, with the Rev. Steven Poole officiating. Friends may call
from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Searby Funeral Home in Tamaroa. Interment will be
in Maple Hill Cemetery in Sesser. Friends may make memorials to the
American Cancer Society and they will be accepted at the funeral home. For
additional information or to sign the memorial guest register, you may
visit www.searbyfuneralhomes.com. For further information, you may
contact Searby Funeral Home at 496-5411.
Date: 28 Jan 2006
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman