Patricia A. PrattJanuary 28,2013
Patricia A. PrattPatricia A. Pratt
CLARENDON — Patricia Ann Pratt, 57, died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at Cancer Treatment Centers of America in Philadelphia, Pa., following a brief illness.
She was born Jan. 24, 1956, in Rutland, the daughter of Kenneth Erwin and Shirley Jean (Wadsworth) Ingalls.
She married Ernest Pratt on Aug. 6, 1977.
Mrs. Pratt was employed as a waitress at Howard Johnson’s and then at Friendly’s for many years.
She was a member of Clarendon Congregational “Old Brick” Church.
She enjoyed gardening, reading and cutting brush.
Survivors include her husband of Clarendon; two daughters, Tammy Hogenauer of Clarendon and Maureen Atsali of Kenya, Africa; a stepson, Ronnie Pratt of Fair Point, N.Y.; five siblings, Dianne and Lori Ingalls, both of Clarendon, Wendy Mitchell of Greer, S.C., Cathy Bleakley of Chateaugay, N.Y., and Wayne Ingalls of Largo, Fla.; eight grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Pratt was predeceased by her mother in 1998 and her father in 2010; a brother, Kenneth Ingalls, in 2012; and a stepdaughter, Melanie Castle, in 2010.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, at the Aldous Funeral Home.
The memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 1, at Clarendon Congregational “Old Brick” Church.
Burial will be at a later date in Danby-Scottsville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Clarendon Congregational “Old Brick” Church, 298 Middle Road, North Clarendon, VT 05759.
- Most Popular
- Most Emailed
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 410 CE, Visigoths sack Rome and it isn't the first time, either; in 1859, Titusville, Pa., the first commercially viable oil well comes in; in 1918, the only World War I battle fought on U.S. soil in Nogales, Ariz.
- TODAY'S WEATHER MINUTE: Archaelogists uncover artifacts proving that late neolithic Egyptians, pre-dating the Pyramids of Giza, practiced mummification to prepare their dead for the afterlife, far earlier than presupposed.
- TODAY'S WEATHER MINUTE:Chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing that pollute ground water and the air we breathe come under scrutiny by researchers who find at least eight fracking chemicals toxic to mammals.
- TODAY'S WEATHER MINUTE: The craze for Omega-3 fatty acids as a dietary supplement in its most popular form, fish oil, has led to depletion of fish stocks in oceans throughout the world. Is this the beginning of the total collapse of global fisheries?
- TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: Suspects arrested in Killington bear death, Bryanna Allen and Kevin O'Connor report along the Back to School front, Rutland Plywood site remains an active fire scene as debris continues to smolder.
- TODAY'S WEATHER MINUTE: Forests around Chernobyl, even though dead from massive irradiation after nuclear accident 30 years ago, still have not even begun to decompose, natural balance disrupted at microbial level.