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Kenneth LeRoy Pratt

KENNETH LEROY PRATT
Cedar Rapids


Kenneth LeRoy Pratt of Cedar Rapids passed away on Sunday, Sept. 30, at the age of 88.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, Oct. 2, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at Kenwood Park United Methodist Church on Wednesday, Oct. 3, at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at 1:30 p.m. at Jordan's Grove Cemetery in rural Central City.
He was born on April 30, 1930, to Burleigh and Della Barrett Pratt near Waubeek, Iowa. He was a graduate of Central City High School. He worked at Cryovac for 34 years. He served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953 and was a member of the American Legion. He was a member of Kenwood Park United Methodist Church, where he served in various areas.
Kenneth is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Helen Starks Pratt; sons, Stephen (Darlene) Pratt of Bloomington, Ind., and David (Carolyn) of McKinney, Texas; six grandchildren, David Jon (Casey) Pratt, Amy (Cory) Kirkland, Brian Pratt (Amy C. Pratt), Aaron (Whitney) Pratt, Abby (Jacob) Tolar and Nathan (Sierra) Pratt; 15 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brothers-in-law, Harold (Lois) Starks, Kenneth (Pat) Starks, Richard (Debbie) Starks and William Stein; sisters-in-law, Hildred Buck and Ida Pratt; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; infant brother, Babe; brother, Bernard, and wife, Nellie; brother, Merle; sister, Betty Ritze, and husband, Charles; brother-in-law, Norman Buck; and sisters-in-law, Joan Starks and Marilyn Stein.
Please leave a message for the family on our web page, www.cedarmemorial.com, under obituaries.
Memorials may be made to Kenwood Park United Methodist Church or Camp Courageous.