Robert Don Ratcliff, 62, of Canyon, TX, passed away on October 3, 2019 peacefully in the arms of his loving wife.
Rob was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on November 23, 1956. He graduated from JJ Pearce High School where he was an all-star football player. After high school, Rob built houses in Dallas, then moved to Montana where he had 3 children.
He continued his education and received an associate degree from Amarillo College.
Rob was married to Sue Ratcliff on June 24, 2014; they were together for 23 years.
Rob worked as a radiologic technologist for more than 20 years. He loved being married to Sue. He enjoyed hunting, bass fishing, fly fishing, watching sports and ESPN, and playing golf where he achieved 3 hole-in-ones! He was a certified falconer. He could build and fix anything and loved to learn. He loved Campisi’s and crab claws. He loved playing poker and Bananagrams. He loved Forest Gump, Clint Eastwood movies, Cast Away, Jerimiah Johnson, Dances with Wolves, Gregg Allman, Tom Petty, rock-n-roll, long hair, and U2. He loved Seinfeld and South Park. He had great interest in Native American history and enjoyed learning about their culture. He loved it when Issac brought him Krispy Kreme donuts. He never forgot a face or a name. If you were Rob’s friend, you knew it because he stood by you.
He is survived by his wife, brother, two sisters, and many loving friends and family.
The family of Rob Ratcliff wishes to thank Dr. Sahad, Dr. McCullum, and Dr. Gwozdz and Shelly.
A private service will be held for friends and family.
Keep Livin’ the dream, man!
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