Worked as a fireman

David Ratterree, 51, of Sunrise Beach, Missouri, died suddenly Thursday, November 14, 2013. Services will be held Tuesday, November 26th, 10:30 a.m., at Church of the Nativity, 3800 West 119th, Leawood, KS. Memorial contributions may be made to Greater Kansas City Firefighters, Local 42, Community Assistance, 6320 Manchester Avenue, Kansas City, MO, 64133.

David was born January 23, 1962, and grew up in Kansas City, MO where he went to St. Peters Catholic Grade School and graduated from Rockhurst High School. He worked as a fireman on the Kansas City Missouri Fire Department and worked in the construction industry selling and laying carpeting and performing home remodeling. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus.

David is survived by his mother, Doris Bumsted of Sunrise Beach, MO; sister, Vonnie Clarke of Leawood, KS; and daughter, Brooke Ratterree of Independence, MO.

Condolences may be left online at Arrangements, McGilley State Line Chapel, 12301 State Line Road, Kansas City, MO.