Rosella Marie Prather, age 86, died peacefully, at Miller’s Oakbrook Manor, Columbia City, IN., Sunday November 13th, with her son Jim by her side. Born October 14, 1930 in Crawfordsville, IN. she was the daughter of the late Mildred and Lewis Stewart of Frankfort, IN. Rosella was married to Robert Prather March 24, 1954 at Forest Park United Methodist Church Fort Wayne, IN.
Rosie enjoyed golf, bowling, traveling with her husband Bob, and spending time with family.
Visitation and Services
Private family services will be held Saturday November 19th at Goodwin Funeral Home Frankfort, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort, Ind. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to Allen County SPCA, 4914 Hanna St., Fort Wayne, IN 46806.
Surviving are her children James (Kimberly) Prather Pierceton, IN., Richard Prather NC, 3 grandchildren, Elizabeth Prather Heineman, Kevin James Prather, and Stacey Prather Guthrie, and 4 great grandchildren, Sam Heineman, Ellen Marie Heineman, Paisley Guthrie, and Sadie Guthrie.
her husband Robert in 2001, and her brother Manford Stewart.