Hopkinton's Joseph Pratt, Gone at 93
The WWII vet was a lifelong resident of Hopkinton.
Joseph Pratt, 93, died October 31. A lifelong resident of Hopkinton, he was a graduate of Hopkinton High School.
He served in the Army in WWII, and was married for 59 years to Mary (O'Brien) Pratt. In addition to his wife, he is survived by seven children, nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
His funeral will take place Tuesday, Nov. 6, at 9:30 a.m. from the Callanan Cronin Funeral Home. A funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. John the Evangelist Church at 10:30 a.m. Burial with military honors will follow in St. John’s Cemetery. Calling hours at the funeral home are Monday, Nov. 5 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.