Edwardsville | Saturday, December 5 2020 |
Ronall W. Pratt, age 84, of Edwardsville, Illinois, passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2020, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, Illinois. He was born October 14, 1936, in Palmyra, Illinois, the son of the late Woodrow & Dorothy (Fetter) Pratt. At the age of 84 Ronall was still working at Granite City Steel as a heavy machine operator and has been for over 50 years. He was referred to as the legend by his co-workers. He married his wife of 53 years, Barbara J. Harrison on January 27, 1956, in Edwardsville. Barbara preceded him in death on January 27, 2009. He is survived by four sons, Steven Pratt & wife Johanna of Hettick, Illinois, Kevin Pratt of Staunton, Illinois, Michael Pratt of Palmyra, Timothy Pratt & wife Deb of Carlyle; two daughters, Kathleen Sammons & husband Bill of Morriston, Florida, Karen Wisdom & husband Monte of Palmyra; sixteen grandchildren; twenty nine great grandchildren; & four great great grandchildren. Ronall was also preceded in death by his son Rick Pratt; two daughters-in-law, Terri Pratt, Judy Pratt; two brothers; & two sister.
He was cremated according to his wishes, and there will be no visitation or services. The family request memorials to the American Heart Association in care of Weber & Rodney Funeral Home in Edwardsville. Condolences may be expressed online at weberfunealhome.com.
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