WELLBORN, Fla. - Donald L. Pratt, 82, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at his home.
He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Herbert and Neva (Finley) Pratt. He spent a number of years in Havelock, North Carolina before settling in Wellborn, Florida in 1984. He served his country faithfully and retired as a Captain after 32 years with the United States Marine Corps.
He graduated from and taught at Florida Gateway-College (formerly LCCC).
He was a loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather who loved his family and country. He is preceded in death by his parents, and his wife of 53 years, Gigi Pratt.
Survivors include his sons, Donald R. Pratt, Richard Pratt and John W. Pratt, all of Havelock, and David H. Pratt of Iron City, N.Y.; sister, Dorotha (John Samuel) Walker of Lakeland, Fla.; nine grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in the chapel of Gateway-Forest Lawn Funeral Home, 3596 South U.S. Hwy 441, Lake City, Florida 32025.
Please leave words of comfort for the family at www.gatewayforestlawn.com.