Timothy A. Wratten, 66, of Valparaiso passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, November 26, 2022. He was born April 10, 1956 to become the son of Fred & Grace (Scott) Wratten. Tim graduated from Chesterton High School in 1975 then served proudly with the U.S. Navy aboard the U.S.S. Lasalle. His career at the Walgreen’s Distribution Center spanned over 25 years. Tim enjoyed membership at the Eagles Lodge in Valparaiso, golfing, and fishing for any species of fish in any body of water. Following the success of his son’s football coaching career at Alcorn State brought a particular joy in recent years.
On September 22, 1984 he married Helen Sreckovich who survives along with their son, Elliott (Cassie) Wratten of Port Gibson, Mississippi, two grandsons, Cooper & Carter Wratten, and his brother, Christopher (Paula) Wratten of Chesterton. He was preceded in death by his parents.
A visitation will be held Tuesday from 3 – 7 pm at Moeller Funeral Home, Valparaiso. The funeral service will be held Wednesday beginning at 10:30 am at the funeral home with burial to follow at Angelcrest Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Eagles Lodge of Valparaiso.
My deepest Condolences to you and your family during this difficult time. -Deborah Miller
My sincere condolences on your loss, I will be praying for strength and comfort for you all during this time. -Gayilyn Sanders
Coach Wratten, and Family: The Brave Nation Family at Alcorn State University, extends our heartfelt sympathy in your hours of sadness. We support you and pray for confort within you and your family....Be blessed always....The Mama Brave of Alcorn State University -Zelmarine Anderson Murphy '66 and '70
I will always fondly remember the many conversations that Tim and I shared about work and our families. I know how proud he was of his son and grandsons. My condolences to Helen and Elliot and the entire family. -Joyce Taylor
Helen, I keep you in my prayers and thoughts. My condolences to you and your family. -Donna Clark
I'm praying for you Helen. -Judy Crowe
(Miss) Helen, I am sincerely sorry for yours and your family's loss. Praying you have God's comfort during this time. -Tonya Archinard
Helen, I was so shocked and saddened to hear of Tim's passing! My deepest condolences to you and to Elliot and family. -Van and Susan Vandivier