WARREN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Basil C. Ratliff, Jr., 69, of Warren, entered into eternal rest Thursday, April 18, 2019, at home.
He was born August 26, 1949, in Hinton, West Virginia, the son of Basil C., Sr. and Reva (Goff) Ratliff King and had lived in Ohio for many years.
Basil was a Vietnam-era veteran of the U.S. Navy and worked as a private duty nurse, having assisted and cared for countless persons in their homes. He could build and repair anything and especially enjoyed working on cars and radios.
Precious memories of Basil live on with his mother, Reva King, of Hinton, West Virginia; his son, Rodney K. Ratliff of Minnesota; his ex-wife and companion, Linda Ratliff of Warren; his sister and best friend, Marsha Willey (Jon Griffin) of Warren; his five other sisters, Peggy Farley of Hinton, Jane Bragg (Roger) of Hinton, Judy Hartwell (Gary) of Hinton, Betty Loving of Virginia and Shirley Woods of Indiana and many nieces, nephews and their families.
His father precedes him in death.
Services are private. Cremation is taking place.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road, NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated To Serving Your Loved Ones. Online condolences may be sent to www.statonborowskifuneralhome.com.