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Lewellyn 'Lew' Pratt, 83, Bloomington

Lewellyn H. “Lew” Pratt, 83, of Bloomington passed away April 21, 2013, at his residence.

Born Sept. 12, 1929, in Newark, NJ, he was the son of Hastings B. Pratt and Constance (Cotter) VanWinkle.

He was an attorney and had many clients in the Brown County area.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Donna F. Pratt; children, C. Melinda Wedemeyer of Heath, Ohio, L. Marie Murphy (John), Kelly L. Lambe (Alan), H. Bowen Pratt (Lisa), Robert D. Scott (Tina) and N. Judd Pratt, all of Bloomington; and 14 granchildren.

Lew died peacefully at home surrounded by his wife and family.

The memorial service will be a private family gathering to be determined at a later date.

The Funeral Chapel of Powell and Deckard, 3000 E. Third St. in Bloomington is handling arrangements.

Online condolences can be made to the family at www.pdcfuneralchapel.com.

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  • December 21
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  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
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    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
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    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
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    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
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    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
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    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
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