Marjorie Comstock (McCann) Ratcliffe passed away peacefully in her sleep Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at age of 85.
A memorial service will be held in Penn Yan at the chapel at United Methodist Church, 166 Main St. at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 8. She will be interned next to her husband at the Penn Yan Lakeview cemetery.
Preceded in death by her husband, William (Bill) Ratcliffe. she is the mother of William (Maria) Ratcliffe of Telluride Colo., Joyce (John) Clouser of Pepperell Mass., Ruth (Kevin) Morrison of Canton Mass. and John (Nicola) Ratcliffe of Crozet Va.; grandmother of Eric and Christian Clouser, Gavin, Teryn and Ian Ratcliffe and Caleb and Kyle Morrison. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Marge was president of the Woman’s VFW for many years and was a Civil War buff. Born and raised in Penn Yan (and a Keuka College graduate), Marge raised her family mostly in Charlottesville, Va. After taking care of her mom in Penn Yan, she returned to Charlottesville, Va. for the remainder of her years.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Western Albemarle Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 188 Crozet , Va. 22932.