William “Bill” D. Pratt of Kennett Square

William “Bill” D. Pratt, 81, of Kennett Square, died Sunday, Feb. 11, after a short illness.  Due to the loving care of his devoted wife, Bill was able to live out his life in the home he loved. Bill died surrounded by love.

William D. Pratt

Bill was born and lived his entire life in beautiful Chester County. He attended Sanford School and was a proud member of the Class of 1955.Bill had a strong work ethic and spent 27 years at the Kennett Square Post Office before retiring in 1992.

He found great pleasure in the simple things of life. He adored his family and loved all sports. Bill and Judy were blessed with many years of retirement together. They truly love and enjoyed one another. Whenever one would visit, Judy was most likely in the kitchen and Bill had a game on TV. You were always made to feel welcomed.

Bill was predeceased by his mother and father, Esther Garrett and Edward LeRoy Pratt and his brother, Richard L. Pratt.

He is survived by his wife of nearly 30 years, Judith E. Pratt; two daughters, Susan Pratt Murphy (Kevin) and Sandra Leigh Pratt; three stepchildren, Sharon L. Eggers (Steve), Jeffrey W. Riggs and Joseph H. Coover Jr. He was a loving “Pop-Pop” to 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Bill was a gentle, kind and selfless man with a wonderful sense of humor. His passing leaves a deep void in many hearts but he leaves the gift of many life lessons and countless fond memories. He will be dearly missed and forever loved.

At Bill’s request, there will be no memorial or funeral services. However, a contribution may be made to Neighborhood Hospice, 400 E. Marshall Street, West Chester, PA 19380

To view his online tribute and to share a memory with his family, please visit www.griecocares.com

Arrangements by the Kuzo & Grieco Funeral Home, Kennett Square.

About CFLive Staff

See Contributors Page http://chaddsfordlive.com/writers/



Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.