Richard C. Ratell, 78, of Windsor, passed away, Saturday, March 16, 2019 at the VA Hospital in West Haven. Richard is now with the Lord he served. He is healed, forgiven, and whole in heaven. Richard was born, May 18, 1940 in Barre, Vermont. He is predeceased by his parents Joseph and Eunice Ratell.
Richard leaves behind his wife Teresa Ratell of Windsor, the love of his life. He also leaves behind his sister Sandra, her husband Rubin Kalinsky and their two sons, predeceased Joseph, and living nephew Kevin that he loved so much. Richard also leaves behind his son, Richard Matthew Ratell, of Knoxville Tennessee. Richard served from 1960 - 1963 in the United States Army, 82nd. airborne division.
Service will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Oasis Christian Church, 500 Bloomfield Ave., Windsor. Following will be a a celebration of his life at Truth & Freedom Ministry located at 271 Rainbow Rd., Windsor.