Max Prather

Max Prather, 74, of Rushville died at 2:37 p.m. Sunday, June 11, 2000, at Culbertson Memorial Hospital.

He was born Jan. 30, 1926, in Oakland Township, Schuyler County, a son of Clifford and Elvere Lancaster Prather. He married Eleanor Trimpe on Jan. 19, 1957, in Havana. She survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Nancy (and Steve) LeMaster of Littleton; one son, Mark (and Patty) of Rushville; four brothers, Gene of Huntsville, Don and Jim, both of Rushville, and Howard of Littleton; and three grandchildren.

His parents; his stepmother, Florence; one brother; and two sisters preceded him in death.

A member of Schuyler County Farm Bureau, he farmed in Schuyler County all his life.

He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Rushville.

Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Worthington Funeral Home, where visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. this evening. Rev. Joseph Eckman will officiate. Burial will be in Rushville City Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to his church or to Astoria Assembly of God Church.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 6/14/2000

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