We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Giberson Funeral Home
Pleasant Ridge Plantation-George Ernest Pratt, 91, passed away on December 29, 2021 in his home of
73 years on Pleasant Ridge Plantation. He was born on April 13, 1930 in Moscow, Maine. He was the
son of Daniel and Erna(Emery) Pratt.
George is survived by his wife, Phyllis Pratt; his daughters Darlene Paine and Elaine Philbrook;
grandchildren, Randi Paine and her husband Chris Pupke, Dustin Paine, Brittany Rumery and husband
Ben Rumery, Kyle Philbrook; great-grandson Benson Rumery; brother Wallace Pratt; brother-in-law
Dennis Rollins; as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; brother
Mardel Pratt and wife Gloria, sister, Barbara Petly and husband Charles, sister, Marjorie Adams and
husband Clayton, and sister-in-law, Claire Pratt.
George, worked at Quimby Veneer Mill in Bingham most of his life until the mill closed in 1974. He
continued to work until retirement for GE at their radar site in Moscow, Maine and their sites in
California and Oregon.
George enjoyed traveling with his wife, Phyllis, with their pickup truck and camper. He also took
pleasure in cruises to the Caribbean and Alaska. He spent many wonderful summers at his camp on
Embden Lake. He enjoyed building with wood, big projects and small. He loved all things outdoors
from hunting, fishing, hiking or a leisurely drive.
George will be remembered by family and friends for his positive personality, willingness to help, love
of people and their stories, and genuine love for life. He will be greatly missed by all who had the
pleasure to know him.
There will be a graveside service in the spring of 2022.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Giberson Funeral Home and Cremation Services. To leave a condolence for the family and to view the online obituary, please visit www.gibersonfuneralhome.com