Obit: Dow, Pratt W. (1872 - 1948)

Transcriber: Kent Alexander

----Sources: Family News Articles

CHILI - Funeral rites will be conducted Friday afternoon at 1:40 p. m. at the Pratt Dow home in Chili and at 2 p. m. at the Evangelical Church in Chili for Pratt Wentworth Dow, 75, who died suddenly at his home Monday. Interment will take place at Yolo cemetery.

Pratt Wentworth Dow was born in the town of Fremont, Dec. 25, 1872. His occupation was carpenter work. He was married in 1898 to Neva Russell. The past nine years were spent in Chili.

Surviving besides Mrs. Dow are seven children, Ruby and Neil Dow, Los Angeles, Calif; Mrs. Frank Ruckman, Flint, Mich.; Howard Dow, Fairview, Mont.; Mrs. H. Ferde Adams, Waukesha; and Mrs. Rex McChesney and Harold Dow, Oconomowoc.

One son, Oliver, died in 1934.

There are 15 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

He is also survivedby three sisters, Mrs. L. A. Miller, Madison; Mrs. Harry Owens, Granton; and Mrs. S. E. Fike, Medina, Mich.

Mr. Dow was preceded in death by five brothers and sisters.



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