Ratka Margaret M., age 65, of Lakeville, formerly of Brooklyn Park, passed away unexpectedly May 18, 2003. Survived by her loving husband, Norman of 45 years; children, Patricia (Terry) Littrell, Jacqueline, Thomas; precious granddaughter, Jessica; mother, Joan Riach; sisters, Joan (Bob) Ebbs, Carol Riach, Bernadette Sarna; brother, James Sarna; many other relatives and wealth of friends. She touched so many lives with her strength, dignity and mostly her love. She will be deeply missed. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Mass of Christian Burial Thursday 11 AM at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 1 Lourdes Place, Mpls. Visitation one hour prior to Mass at church and Wednesday 5-8 PM, with prayers at 7 PM at: Washburn-McReavy Robbinsdale Chapel 4239 West Broadway 763-537-2333

Published on May 20, 2003

Guest Book

Star Tribune reviews all guest book entries to ensure appropriate content.

Our staff does not correct grammar or spelling. FAQ