Rose Pratt, 85

LEWISTON — Rose Pratt, 85, of Poland, died Thursday, June 9, 2016 at the Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston.

She was born on Sept. 19, 1930, in Poland, a daughter of Edward Chadbourne and Amy Garey. She attended local schools, graduating from South Paris High School.

Rose worked for over 40 years manufacturing poker chips until she was 80 years old and the only reason she stopped was due to the fact that the company moved out of state.

She was a member of the White Memorial Seventh Day Adventist Church in Portland.

Rose enjoyed playing Beano and seeking out yard sales.

She is survived by two sons, Stanley L. and Steven R. Pratt; five daughters, Betty Williamson, Beverly Martin, Dorothy Lombard, Alfreda Barker and Cindy Butts; a sister, Susan Leighton; 18 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her husband, Raymond Pratt; and six brothers.

Memorial graveside services will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 18, 2016 at the Highland Cemetery in Poland. Arrangements are in the care of the Chandler Funeral Home, 45 Main Street, South Paris. Tributes may be expressed at

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