Michael L. Ranck1,2,3

M, (15 March 1949 - 21 February 2013)
     Michael L. Ranck was born on 15 March 1949 at Williamsport Hospital, Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.2,3 He was the son of Charles Albert Ranck and Doris Mae Biichle.2,3 Michael L. Ranck was baptized in 1949 at Bethel United Presbyterian Church, Bottle Run, Old Lycoming Township, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. He married, at age 23, Bernadette Mary Ray, daughter of Joseph Ray and Dorothy Irene Dooris, on Saturday, 12 August 1972 at Memorial Baptist Church, Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.2,1,3 Michael L. Ranck died on 21 February 2013 at Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, at age 63 years, 11 months and 6 days. He had been battling leukemia for two years.3 A memorial service for Michael L. Ranck was held Pine Street United Methodist Church, Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, on 23 February 2013 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Lisa Dabney and Pastor Karen Atanasoff officiating.3
Last Edited=27 May 2013


  1. [S1526] Brass-Ranck wedding announcement, Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 24 February 2008. Original wedding announcement available in print or online for 90 days from publication at: http://www.sungazette.com/page/category.detail/nav/…. Kevin Leonard Sholder, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
  2. [S28] J. Allan Ranck, The Ranks of the Rancks, A Ranck / Rank Family History and Genealogy (Lebanon, Pennsylvania: Sowers Printing Company, 1978), p. 71.
  3. [S2302] "Michael L. Ranck obituary," Williamsport Sun-Gazette, Williamsport, Pennsylvania, 22 February 2013, online archives (http://www.sungazette.com/page/content.detail/id/589549/… : accessed 22 February 2013). Kevin Leonard Sholder, Dayton, Ohio, USA.