Margaret (Lester) RatcliffeDecember 17, 1922 ~ January 14, 2020 (age 97)
Mrs. Margaret Ratcliffe of Reston, MB. passed away at the Reston Health Centre on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at the age of 97.
Margaret is survived by her daughter, Colleen (Bob) Rootsaert of San Jose, California and their children: Keith (Leslie), Allison (John), Kyle (Linda), and Michelle (Greg); son, Jim Ratcliffe of Pontypool, Ontario and children: Bruce, Christie (James), Shaun (Dana), and Joel; daughter, Barb (Allan) Halls of Reston, Manitoba and their children: Annette (Tariq), Craig (Colleen), and Neil (Michelle); twenty-one great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Jim; daughter-in-law, Fran Ratcliffe; grandson-in-law, Drew Brislen; parents, Alfred and Mary Lester; in-laws, James and Annie Ratcliffe; seven brothers and one sister and their spouses; Jim's two sisters and their spouses.
A Memorial Mass for Margaret will be held at a later date in 2020 with interment at the Tilston Cemetery. Service details (date, time, and location) will be posted closer to that time.
Donations in memory of Margaret can be directed to the Tilston Cemetery Fund, Box 54, Tilston, MB. R0M 2B0 or to the charity of one's choice.