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Tom Rathke, 88, Casey County, KY (1927-2015)

He was a native of Rochester, NY, and was a resident of Casey County, KY, at the time of his death. His beloved wife, Jurai Rathke, survives. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran. He was an employee of a telephone company, a coin collector, and enjoyed working on his farm.
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Tom Rathke passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at the Casey County Hospital, Liberty, KY. He was 88.

Cremation rites were honored by McKinney-Brown Funeral Home in Liberty. No services will be held.

Tom Rathke, 88, Casey County, KY (1927-2015)

Born February 3, 1927 in Rochester, Monroe County, New York, he was the son of the late Walter Rathke and Hilda Wright Rathke. He died Wednesday, April 1, 2015, in Liberty, Casey County, KY, at the age of 88 years, one month, and four days.

He was a Navy veteran and worked for a telephone company. Tom was a coin collector and enjoyed working on his farm.

Tom is survived by his beloved wife, Jurai Rathke of Liberty, KY

Arrangements entrusted to and online guestbook available at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Road, Liberty, KY.

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