Robert Hanratty



Robert J. Hanratty, 75, passed away peacefully Wednesday May 2, 2018 at the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge in Charleston. He was born July 31, 1942 in Norfolk, Virginia, a son of the late Thomas John and Johanna Murphy Hanratty.

In addition to his parents Bob is preceded in death by his brothers, Thomas, Daniel, and Patrick Hanratty.

Left to cherish Bob's memory, is his wife, of 53 years, Lorraine Hanratty; their children, Sean Patrick Hanratty and his wife, Mary of Clifton Park, New York, Kevin Michael Hanratty of Valley Cottage, New York, Nicole Marie Hanratty of Brewster, New York; grandchildren, Brenna Nicole Hanratty & Jake Robert Hanratty; his sister, Ann Marie; Hanratty-Accetta and her husband, Bob of Goshen, New York; several nieces and nephews, a large, loving extended family and many supportive friends and neighbors.

Bob loved playing golf in his younger years. He enjoyed vacationing with family and friends; he relished his daily ritual of meeting up with friends, to discuss daily events. Bob was a member of the Elks Lodge and the Moose Lodge in Murrells Inlet. Above all else, he loved his family with his whole heart, especially his beloved grandchildren.

A celebration of Bob’s life will be held 11:00 AM Monday, May 07, 2018 at St. Michael Catholic Church, 542 Cypress Ave, Garden City, SC 29576. Inurnment will follow in the church columbarium.

The family will receive friends Sunday, May 06, 2018 from 3:00 - 6:00 PM at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576. A prayer service will be held at 5:15PM.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made in Roberts name to The American Cancer Society Hope Lodge, 269 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29401.

Condolences may be made at

Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services (843.651.1440) of Murrells Inlet is assisting the family with arrangements.