Dennis C. Pratt, age 74, of Saint Cloud, formerly of Braham, passed away December 16, 2016 at Guardian Angels Care Center in Elk River.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, December 29, 2016 at Word of Peace Lutheran Church, 21705 129th Ave N., Rogers, MN. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.
Dennis Clifford Pratt was born August 19, 1942 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Clifford and Dolores (Gerdin) Pratt. He grew up in Braham, MN and graduated from Braham High School in 1960. Dennis furthered his education with a double major in Economics and Psychology at St. Cloud State University. After his graduation in 1964, Dennis was offered a job with A.C. Neilson Co. in Chicago. The training for the position was extensive and after he finished training he was assigned to the Indianapolis, Indiana Region. In May of 1966, Dennis was drafted into the Army and after basic training he was assigned to Frankfort, Germany. In 1968 Dennis was discharged from the Army and returned to his work with A.C. Neilson Co. Later Dennis worked several jobs including Prudential Insurance, teaching at a Community College, and U.S. Postal Service employment.
Dennis was a kind and gentle man. He had a good sense of humor and was loved by his family.
Dennis Pratt passed away December 16, 2016 at Guardian Angels Care Center in Elk River, MN surrounded by family, at the age of 74 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford and Dolores (Gerdin) Pratt, and several Aunts and Uncles.
He is survived by one daughter, Sara (Eric) Lehn of St. Cloud; three sisters, Judy (Norry) Sorenson of Isanti, Karen Erickson of Elk River, and Pamela (Paul) Olson of Otsego; two Aunts, Koreen Gerdin and Theda Lande; two grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.