Mona M. Ratzlaff, 90, died Friday, Sept. 23, 2011, at the Meade District Hospital in Meade.

she was born Feb. 8, 1921, to James L. and Jessie (Conrad) Maynard in Vail, Iowa. She married      Henry "Hank" Ratzlaff on March 24, 1940, at Fowler. He died in February 1979.


     Mona M. Ratzlaff, 90, died Friday, Sept. 23, 2011, at the Meade District Hospital in Meade.
she was born Feb. 8, 1921, to James L. and Jessie (Conrad) Maynard in Vail, Iowa. She married      Henry "Hank" Ratzlaff on March 24, 1940, at Fowler. He died in February 1979.
A longtime resident of the Fowler area, she owned and operated Modern Beauty Shop of Minneola from 1963 until 1979.
     She was a member of the First Christian Church in Fowler and past president of the State Assembly of the Rebecka Lodge.
     Survivors include a son, Gayland Ratzlaff of Fowler; two daughters, Linnette Jones and husband, Jerald, Minneola, and Brenda Riebel and husband, Dennis, Derby; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
     She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Glenn; two brothers, James Leroy and John W. Maynard; and a sister, Enid Willis.
     The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the First Christian Church in Fowler, with Mike Ediger presiding. Burial will be in the Concord Cemetery.
     Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Minnis Mortuary, Minneola.Memorials are suggested to the Kansas Eye Bank and/or Lonetree Nursing Home in Meade in care of Minnis Mortuary, Box 459, Minneola, KS 67865.