Edward Prater, 80, of Noblesville, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018 at Riverview Health. He was born on September 12, 1937 to Wyatt and Lela (Kittenger) Prater in Sheridan, Indiana.
Edward proudly served his country in the Indiana National Guard and enjoyed fishing. For 28 years, he worked as a boiler room operator for General Motors.
Edward is survived by his wife of 58 years, Patricia "Pat" Prater; daughter, Teresa (Mendall) Vetter; brother, Norman Prater; sister, Norma Wilson; grandchildren, Joshua (Kara) Vetter, Tiffany (Chris) Smith, Jared Vetter, Spencer Vetter and Ryan Vetter; great-grandchildren, Lorelei and Maxx Vetter; and sister-in-law, Vivian Prater.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Harold Prater, Wayvern Prater and Loren Prater; and sisters, Velma Barrett, Violet Day and Dorletha Prater.
Services will be held at 1:00 pm on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Home, 1150 Logan Street in Noblesville, with visitation from 11:00 am to the time of service. Burial will be at Crownland Cemetery in Noblesville.