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Larry Ratliff

March 6, 1947 ~ July 1, 2021 (age 74)


Larry Ratliff of Akron passed away on Thursday, July 1, 2021, at 9:00 p.m. in his residence. He was 74 years old.

Larry was born in Matewan, WV on March 6, 1947, the son of the late Garland and Clara Shewsbury Ratliff

Larry was a truck driver with Distribution Freight for over 25 years.

Earlier in life, Mr. Ratliff loved riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle.

He is survived by his wife, Teresa Donnelly Ratliff, whom he married June 4, 2018; 2 Sons; 4 daughters; and a stepson; 3 brothers, David, Bruce, and Bob.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Kay.

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At Larry’s request there will be no calling hours or funeral services. Arrangements are entrusted to the Wm Nicholas Funeral Home & Cremation Services 614 Warren Ave. Niles, OH 44446.

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