Betty J. (Lloyd) Ratzlaff, 76, Weir, died Wednesday, October 7, 2009 following a short illness.

She was born July 9, 1933 in Weir the daughter of George and Katherine (Schenherr) Thompson.

On May 13, 1954 she was united in marriage to Louis E. Lloyd, he preceded her in death on April 27, 1980. She married Wilbur H. Ratzlaff on November 14, 1980 and he preceded her in death on March 14, 1991.

She was a homemaker and a member of the VFW Auxiliary and the DAV Auxiliary.

She was preceded in death by her first and second husbands.

Survivors include three sons Louis Allen Lloyd and wife Lori of Weir, Fred W. Lloyd and wife Terri of Beulah, KS and Richard Todd Lloyd of Wichita, KS, one daughter Kathy Rahe and companion George of Weir; one brother George Thompson of Weir, 11 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. Monday, October 12, at the Hosey Hill Cemetery with Fr. Bernard X. Gorges and Chaplin Wayne Mason officiating. Friends are requested to meet at the cemetery for the services.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday. Friends may also call at the funeral home after 1 p.m. Sunday. Condolences may be left at Memorials may be made to the Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice; these may be left at or mailed to the funeral home. Arrangements by the Bath-Naylor Funeral Home104 W. Main Weir, KS 66781.