In memory of
Arthur J. Ratte
Arthur J. Ratte Virginia Beach - Arthur Joseph Ratte, Jr., Ret. US Navy, MCPO/CW2, 83, passed away on Jan. 8, 2017. He was born in Lawrence, Mass. to the late Arthur J. & Ida Ratte, Sr. He was also predeceased by his wife Edna L. Ratte. Arthur enjoyed traveling and going to the gym. He was a member of VFW 362, American Legion Post 60, and FRA. Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Janis M Ratte; children, Judith Geiger (Gordon), Gerald Ratte(Deborah), Susan Videtich(Bobby), James Ratte (Marie), Louise Ratte, Art Ratte(Linda); grandchildren, Michelle, Danielle, Chelsea, Gerry, Jr., Adam, Alex, Cameron and Daryen; great-grandchildren, Ian, Addison, Carson, Kitty, Grayson, Rayne and Ronan; along with extended family and friends. The family will receive friends on Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Princess Anne Chapel. The funeral mass will be held at St. John the Apostle Catholic Parish on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. with Rev. Robert J. Cole as the celebrant. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.hollomon-brown.com
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