Ray Bratsch , beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend died peacefully at his home in Tryon, NC. on June 8th.
He is survived by his wife, Monica; and children, Laura Kruse (Michael), Sue Salzwedel (Alan), John Bratsch Prince (Dawn), Kathy Hayenga (Mark), Steve Bratsch (Laura), Sarah Miller (Charley), Mary Hines (Ehren), Molly Kellum (Chris); twenty grandchildren, two greatgrands, and eight foster babies; brother, Jim Bratsch (Kay); sisters, Nan Hix (Bill), and Carol Bombbardier (Vern).
Services will be private.
Rest in Peace, Good and Faithful Servant.
Sanders Funeral Home of Columbus, NC.