Rosalie Ratlief Hill
Rosalie Ratlief Hill, 80, of St. Joseph, Missouri went to be with her Lord & Savior on Monday, January 16, 2012 at the La Verna Village in Savannah, Missouri.
Rosalie was born on February 16, 1931 in Waldron, Kansas to Martin & Lida (Koon) Ratlief.
Rosalie taught school for St. Joseph School District & was head of computer programming, after retiring she then taught for St. Joe Christian School. Rosalie also taught Sunday School & led Bible Studies. Her greatest accomplishment was accepting the Holy Spirit’s call to salvation in Jesus Christ & always sharing it with others.
Rosalie married Virgil Eugene “Gene” Hill on June 1, 1949. He survives her of the home.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Martin Ratlief & Lida Shogrin, a son, Ronald Douglas Hill on April 12, 2009 & a sister, Bernice Ratlief Phipps.
Additional survivors: daughters, Linda Sue (Dwaine) Carter of Tarkio, Missouri, Kimberly Kaye (Brett) Kennedy of Savannah, Missouri; son, Dennis Eugene (Susan) Hill of Fouke, Arkansas; 12 grandchildren & 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, January 20th, at the Green Valley Baptist Church in St. Joseph, Missouri. Visitation will take place one hour prior to service. Friends may call after 12 noon on Thursday, at the Harman-Rohde Funeral Home in Wathena, Kansas. Burial will take place in Bellemont Cemetery in Wathena, Kansas.
The family welcomes memorials to cancer research.