Obituaries

Obituaries

Michael Jon Pritchard 1940 - 2010 Lawrence

Funeral services for Michael Jon Pritchard, 69, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mr. Pritchard died Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010, at Rolling Hills Skilled Nursing Center, Topeka.
He was born March 14, 1940, in Ottawa, the son of Harry E. and Louise Severns Pritchard.
He served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Korea.
Mr. Pritchard worked for the Kansas Department of Labor as manager of employment offices for 31 years. After he retired, he worked for Dillon’s.
Survivors include three daughters, Vrenda Pritchard, Winfield, and Misty Pritchard and Sierra Pritchard, Lawrence; three sons, David and wife Corie, Eudora, Jon and wife Juana, Hillsboro, and Matt and wife Andrea, Lawrence; a stepdaughter, Michelle Moreland, Lawrence; two stepsons, Chris and Greg Bower, both of Lawrence; a brother, Patrick and wife Vicki, Lawrence; a niece, Molly Megan McNall, Mulvane; three grandchildren, Jeffrey, Katie and Andrew; and five stepgrandchildren, Joshua, Molly, Emily, Austin, and Sebastian.
The family will greet friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the mortuary, 120 W. 13th St.
The family suggests memorials to the Arthritis Foundation, sent in care of the mortuary.
Condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com.