71 year old William Ratcliff of New Ulm died Wednesday at the Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. Funeral service will be 11am Monday at Swan Lake Lutheran Church in Brighton Township with burial in the church cemetery. Full military honors will be conducted at the cemetery by the New Ulm Area Comrades of Valor Honor Guard. Visitation will be 4-7pm Sunday and from 7:30-8:30am Monday at the Minnesota Valley Funeral Home North Chapel in New Ulm and will continue for one hour prior to the time of service at the church on Monday. Minnesota Valley Funeral Home North Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.