We have received notification that our brother and fellow priest, Father Herbert Raterman, S.J. entered eternal life on October 9, 2013 at the age of 89.
A Jesuit for 71 years, Father Raterman spent much of his apostolic life as a teacher, counselor, retreat and pastoral minister in Chicago and Cincinnati. Father Raterman was also the moderator of the radio program "Moments of Reparation" from 1979-2005. He was an active member of the Colombiere Center Jesuit Community since moving there in 2005.
A Memorial Mass will take place at the Colombiere Center, 9075 Big Lake Road, Clarkston on Tuesday, October 15 at 10:45 a.m. Burial will take place at Colombiere Center Cemetery, Clarkston.
Condolences may be sent to the Society of Jesus, 2050 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60614.