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Shirley D. Ratti
Shirley D. Ratti

November 30, 1921 - November 13, 2018
Born in Taunton, Massachusetts
Resided in Newton, New Jersey


Shirley D. Ratti, 96, of Newton, died Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at Bristol Glen in Newton.

Born in Taunton, Massachusetts, Shirley moved to Newton in 1935. She was an Executive Secretary at the former Anken Chemical in Newton for ten years.

The daughter of the late John E. and Mae (nee Linden) Decker, Shirley was also predeceased by her husband, Ernest E. Ratti, Sr., on September 24, 1999, and her son, Ernest E. Ratti, Jr., on February 15, 1994. She is survived by her grandson, Michael Ratti; her granddaughters, Stacey and Jeni Ratti; and her great-granddaughter.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, November 19, 2018, in Newton Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Smith-McCracken Funeral Home, 63 High Street, Newton.

Memorial donations may be made to United Methodist Communities at Bristol Glen, Fellowship Fund, 200 Bristol Glen Drive, Newton, NJ 07860. Online condolences may be offered at

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Graveside Service
Newton Cemetery
Lawnwood Avenue
Newton, NJ 07860
Monday, November 19, 2018
10:00 AM

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