Obituary: William Howard Pratt
William Howard Pratt, age 83 of Franklin, Tenn., passed into eternal life Nov. 22, 2013 surrounded by his loving family. Pratt graduated from Clarkson College of Technology with a degree in Chemical Engineering. During his career he was plant manager at Foote Mineral Co. and later worked for Eastman Chemical Co. He devoted his life to his wife and family.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Leland and Agnes Pratt and brother, James Pratt. Bill is survived by his wife of 54 years, Della Colohan Pratt; daughters, Mary (Bill) Brennan, Laura (Mark) Doty, Ellen (John) Bosman, Lisa (Chris) Dobrose and 11 grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013 at Holy Family Catholic Church officiated by Rev. Edward Colohan (brother-in-law) with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial at Williamson Memorial Gardens. Family will serve as pallbearers. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Nashville Rescue Mission, 639 Lafayette St., Nashville, TN 37203. The family would like to express their appreciation to Dr. Aaron Milstone and his staff for their care and compassion. Williamson Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 3009 Columbia Ave. 615-794-2289, www.williamsonmemorial.com
Arrangements are by Williamson Memorial Funeral Home in Franklin, Tenn. 11/28/13, Williamson Herald
Posted on: 11/24/2013