|Russell C. Pratt, age 56, of Galesburg, Illinois, died on Monday, September 13, 2010 at 6:10 PM at Heartland Health Care Center in Galesburg, Illinois. He was born on February 6, 1954 in Galesburg, Illinois, the son of Virgil and Lois Carlson Pratt.
Surviving are his mother, Lois Pratt of Galesburg, Illinois; one sister, Tammy (Gregg) Burkhart of Arvada, Colorado, one nephew, Tyler Burkhart of Arvada, Colorado; two aunts, Lola (Wayne) Mohr of Galesburg, Illinois and Joyce Krans of Lafayette, Illinois; and two uncles, Dean Yelm of Princeton, Illinois and Clark Bunn of Eau Claire, Wisconsin. He was preceded in death by his father.
He was raised and educated in Galesburg, Illinois graduating from the Galesburg High School in 1973. He worked for the Galva Creamery in Galva, Illinois and then the KCCDD of Galesburg, Illinois. He was of the Methodist Faith.
Graveside Services will be held on Saturday, September 18, 2010 at 11:00 AM at the Walnut Grove Cemetery in Altona, Illinois. Rev. Lisa Cato-Crider officiating. There will be no Visitation. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes and Crematory in Knoxville, Illinois in charge of arrangements.
On-line condolences and sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurd-hendricksfuneralhome.com.