58-year-old Mt. Vernon, IL resident, formerly of Fairfield, Cathy Diane Ratcliff Baker, died at 6:10 p.m. Wednesday, March 12 at her home in Mt. Vernon, IL. She was a bookkeeper for Lay’s Mining Services in Mt. Vernon, IL.
Surviving are her mother, Katherine Baker of Fairfield; three sons, Nathan (Misty) Ratcliff of Nashville, TN, Andrew (Amanda) Ratcliff of Mt. Vernon, IL and Christopher Ratcliff of Carbondale, IL; one grandson, Clayton Ratcliff; three granddaughters, Kaylie and Alaina Ratcliff and Cara Galyon; one brother, Carson (Kelli) Baker of Fairfield; one sister, Susan (Doug) Erdman of Lafayette, IN; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside memorial service for Cathy Diane Ratcliff Baker will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 19 at Maple Hill Cemetery in Fairfield.
A gathering of friends will be held from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, March 18 at the Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, IL.
Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, and will be accepted at the Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, IL.