Christine Ratkevich, of Snowflake, Arizona, passed away on June 8, 2023 at the Carriage House in Snowflake. She was born in Pennsylvania on June 29, 1932. She moved from Connecticut to Tucson, Arizona in 1995 and resided there until her husband's passing. She then moved to Snowflake to be with her daughter.
Christine is survived by daughter, Joyce Nick, of Snowflake, Arizona; grandchildren, Daniel (Melissa) Stevens of Massachusetts, Carl (Jennifer) Stevens of Connecticut; and Emily and Jake Ratkevich of Connecticut; honorary grandchildren, Paul and Chrissy Greer of Snowflake. She was also great-grandmother of eight (natural and honorary) children.
She was predeceased by her husband of 60 years, Joseph; her son, Kenneth; and her son-in-law, Gary Nick; as well as her great-grandchildren, Morgan and Michael Stevens.
A Memorial Mass will be held at Our Lady of the Snow Catholic Church at a future date.