John (Jack) M. Ratchford, 84, of Roaring Brook Twp., died Saturday at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday at 10 a.m. in Queen of the Apostles Parish, 715 Hawthorne St., Avoca. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Parish Cemetery. Public visitation will be from 9:30 to 10 at the church. Arrangements are under the care of the Thomas P. Kearney Funeral Home Inc., 517 N. Main St., Old Forge. Visit the funeral home website for directions or to leave an online condolence.