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Date published: 2/20/2014

Raymond C. Ratcliffe

Raymond C. Ratcliffe Sr., 95, a resident of Greenfield Senior Care in Spotsylvania County, passed away Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at Greenfield.

An Army veteran of World War II, Mr. Ratcliffe lived in Alexandria for more than 60 years, where he operated a Texaco service station in the Del Ray neighborhood.

He is survived by his sons, Raymond C. Ratcliffe Jr. of Ruther Glen and Cleland P. Ratcliffe of Franklin, Tenn.; a sister, Marjorie R. Morse of Fredericksburg; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg Chapel. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Berea Community Cemetery in Hartwood.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, Box 515, Northampton, MA 01061-0515.

Online guest book is at covenantfuneralservice.com.