Danny J. Prater, 56, of Carbon, heard and answered the call of his Blessed Savior on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2006, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute.
He was born Feb. 20, 1950, in Warsaw, Ind.
He was preceded in death by beloved grandparents Elmer and Trilba Frantz and parents Milton and Carol (Frantz) Prater.
Survivors include his wife, Cheryl (Silvers) Prater, together for 21 years; six children, sons and daughters-in-law, Danny Jr. "Joey" and Tracey Prater, Dayton, Ohio, Thomas Light, Brazil, Michael and Danielle Light, Dayton, Ohio; daughters, Laura Prater, Dayton, Ohio, and Lisa Mantooth, Brazil; sisters and brother-in-law, Stanley "Butch" and Shirley (Prater) Bellamy, Pleasant Hill, Ohio, and Melissa Prater, Marango, Ind.; brothers and sisters-in-law, Milton "Jr." and Debbie Prater, Riverside, Ohio.
Memorial services will be Saturday, Oct. 7, 2006, at 2 p.m. at the Carbon Church of the Nazarene in Carbon with the Rev. Larry Carr officiating.
He will be laid to rest with his mother in North Manchester, Ind., on Oct. 8, following graveside services with the Rev. Charles Lee officiating.
DeBaun Funeral Homes assisted in the arrangements.