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Frank H. Prater

November 3, 1940 ~ June 15, 2022 (age 81)


Frank H. Prater (81) of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, passed away on June 15, 2022. Frank was born at home in Asher, Oklahoma, on November 3, 1941.

Frank graduated from Asher High School in 1958.

He married his best friend and love of his life, Floetta Prater, 61 years ago on September 23, 1960.

Frank was a talented and hardworking small business owner and retired Assistant Chief at Will Rogers World Airport Fire Department. He was a loving and supportive family man and friend.

Frank is survived by his loving wife, Floetta, of the home in Oklahoma City; son Kevin Prater of Oklahoma City, daughter Kayla Masters and fiancé Chuck of Moore; grandchildren Tera Cory and husband Roy of Norman, Brian Prater and wife Morgan of Newcastle, Jessica Blackward of Oklahoma City, Jordan Coleman and husband Bo of Blanchard, Cody Sites of Sarasota, FL, Cameron Masters and girlfriend Kylee of Moore; great-grandchildren Dalton and fiancée Brittany, Ginna, Kaden, Braelyn, Swazie, Boston, Stetsyn, Scottie Rose, Aubree, and Adalynn; great-great grandson Asher; sister Naomi Casselman and husband Levi of Moore, sister-in-law Jan Prater of Oklahoma City, brother-in-law W.C. Cochran of Muskogee, brother Robert Prater and wife Cathy of Moore, brother David Prater of Moore, brother Gary Prater and wife Demetra of Oklahoma City; and a host of other cherished family and friends.

Frank is preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Cleo Prater of Asher; brother Cecil Prater of Oklahoma City; sister Sue Cochran of Muskogee; daughter Kimberly Prater Scroggins of Moore, and infant daughter Fonda Prater.

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June 19, 2022

1:30 PM to 8:30 PM
John M. Ireland & Son Funeral Home & Chapel
120 S. Broadway Ave.
Moore, OK 73160

Funeral Service
June 20, 2022

2:00 PM
John M. Ireland & Son Funeral Home & Chapel
120 S. Broadway Ave.
Moore, OK 73160

Interment following funeral service
June 20, 2022

Norman IOOF Cemetery, Norman, Oklahoma

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