Hilda Marie Pratt
In Loving Memory Hilda Marie Pratt passed away March 16th 2019.
Hilda Pratt, 91, of Roscommon Michigan died of a stroke in Hospice care, in Crystal River, Florida. Born Hilda Marie Gauthier April 15, 1927 in Traverse City, Michigan to parents Anna and Alex Gauthier. She had a brother Orville, and two sisters Arvine, and Elenor.
Married to the love of her life James Wesley Pratt for 40 yrs. Having raised their family In Plymouth, Michigan, he passed away in 1985. After his death she moved to Alden, Michigan to her cottage on Thayer Lake.
Hilda had a companion of 25 yrs. Lloyd Wayne Randall of Roscommon, Michigan.
She loved to travel and also loved history, geology, reading, but mostly nature, and the outdoors. Boating, fishing, hunting, picnics, family and friends. She was a good listener without making judgments.
Hilda was an active member of the Markey Baptist Church of Roscommon, Michigan. A member of the church group Lamplighters, and loved going to church camp. She loved her lord Jesus.
She also attended her breakfast group with good friends.
Four years ago, Hilda moved closer to family in Florida for her health, and care.
Hilda is survived by her four children James Lee Pratt, Jeanette Yvonne Piach (husband, James), Carole Marie Logsdon (husband, Tom), and Daniel Joe Pratt (wife, Della ). Ten grandchildren; Christopher Piach, Lola Pratt (Ganier), Catherine Piach (Hadd), Karan Pratt (Fox), James Pratt, John Pratt, Joe Pratt, Jennifer Pratt (Katt), Jessi Pratt (Roehrs) and Heather Manley (Hurst); 23 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
Hilda will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
There will be a celebration of her life on July 26, 2019 at Markey Baptist Church in Roscommon, Michigan.
Visitation will be 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
Service at 11a.m., luncheon to follow, then she will be laid to rest next to her husband James Pratt at Shrine Cemetery in Fredric, Michigan.
In Lieu of flowers please make a donation to a local Hospice.