John W. Pragel

1 entry
  • "To all of John's family: Sorry I am not able to visit with..."
    - Vivian Holman
The Guest Book is expired.

John Wilbur Pragel, 85, of Eldersburg, died Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Northwest Hospital Center Seasons Hospice in Randallstown.

Born July 24, 1927, in South Baltimore, he was the son of the late John Louis Andrew and Bertha Margaret Cook Pragel. He was the husband of Helen Louise Dietrich Pragel, his wife of 60 years.

He had worked with C&P Telephone Company for 30 years. He enjoyed art, ham radio, flight simulators, trains and computers.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are sons and daughters-in-law David and Fran Pragel, of Alpharetta, Ga., and Steven Pragel and Christine Gordon, of Bowie; daughters and sons-in-law Jeannie and Bill Nichols, of Sykesville, and Charlene and Stephen Catts, of Carlisle, Pa.; 11 grandchildren; and many friends.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road, Sykesville.

A funeral service will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 5610 Dogwood Road, Woodlawn. Interment will be in in Druid Ridge Cemetery in Baltimore.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 5610 Dogwood Road, Woodlawn, MD 21207; or to the , 1301 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004.

Online condolences may be offered at

Sign this guest book online at

Funeral Home
Haight Funeral Home & Chapel
6416 Sykesville Road
Sykesville, MD 21784
Published in Carroll County Times on July 18, 2013
Search Obituaries & Guest Books
You are searching
Powered by
Please consider a donation, as requested by the family.