Age 86, of Centuria, Wisconsin passed away on Wednesday,
December 11, 2013 at the Christian Community Home in Osceola, Wisconsin.
Palma Jean Scullen was born on April 10, 1927 in Stillwater, Minnesota
the daughter of Reuben and Alta Scullen.
Palma was married to William Bill Pratt on September 21, 1946 and to
this union four children were born. After their marriage the couple
lived in Stillwater until moving to rural Centuria in 1967 where they
lived and worked on their family farm for many years.
Palma leaves to celebrate her memory: children, Judy (Richard) Gilbert,
Columbia, TN; Tim (Dori) Pratt, Centuria, WI; Marvin (Jody) Pratt, St.
Croix Falls, WI; Rod (Terri) Pratt, Stillwater, MN; grandchildren,
Kimberly Hoppe, Danielle Griffen, Lynn Brown, Karen Gilbert, Logan
Gilbert, Joshua Pratt, Eric Pratt, Cassie Pratt, six great
grandchildren, sister, Grace (Joseph – deceased) Hosch, brothers, Myron
and Dorothy Scullen and Warren (Darlene – deceased) Scullen, nieces,
nephews, cousins and other loving family and friends. She was preceded
in death by her parents, Reuben and Alta Scullen, her husband, William
Bill Pratt in 2010, her grandson, Michael, siblings, Clementine
(Albert) Phillips, Anna Bernice (Lionel Irving) Hemenway, Carol (Harry)
Campbell, Earl Scullen (Helen) and Joyce (George) Worden.
A Celebration of Life/Memorial Service will be held on Friday, December
20, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at the Holy Trinity United Methodist Church,
rural Centuria. Pastor Freddie Kirk will officiate. The family will
greet visitors on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at the Kolstad Family
Funeral Home in Centuria from 4:00 P.M. 7:00 P.M. and then again
Friday at the church beginning at 10:00 A.M. Following the service the
family would like to invite their guests to join them for lunch and
fellowship at the church.
Palma will be laid to rest alongside her husband Bill at the Balsam
Lake Cemetery in the spring.
Memorials preferred to the Christian Community Home Bus Fund in
The Kolstad Family Funeral Home of Centuria has been entrusted with