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Betty Jo Ratcliff passed away peacefully at Clinton Gardens, January 31, 2024. Her husband and father of her children, Robert Ratcliff, whom she married Valentine’s Day 1950, preceded her in death.

The family will host a Celebration of Life for Betty Jo  Saturday, June 15, at the Rockville Elks Lodge, 360 W Strawberry Rd, Rockville, IN 47872. There will be a remembrance service at 12 p.m.  with Pastor Perry Mager officiating.   Followed by visitation, reminiscing, and fellowship from 1 to 3 p.m. If anyone so desires, donations may be made in Betty’s honor to: Hopewell Friends Meeting, 22527 E 2650th Rd., Chrisman, IL  61924.

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Gooch Funeral Home & Crematory, Rockville. Online condolences may be shared at

For the full obituary, see the February 7 edition of the Parke County Sentinel.