- May 12, 1923 - November 29, 2016
- Kearney, Nebraska
of Frederick's Passing
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Dr. Prellwitz was born on May 12, 1923 and passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.
Dr. Prellwitz was a resident of Kearney, Nebraska at the time of passing.
He attended rural grade school then Morrowville High School in Morrowville KS graduating in 1941. He enrolled in the first class at Fairbury NE Junior College graduating in 1946.
He was a WWII Veteran enlisting in the U.S. Army and served in the Occupation Force as a clerk in charge of Officersâ records in Germany from 1946-1949. He was honorably discharged as a Staff Sergeant.
Dr. Prellwitz was married to Evelyn.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday December 2 2016 at 10:30 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church in Kearney. Father Art Faesser will officiate and burial will be at Kearney Cemetery. Military rites at the grave will be provided by the Kearney American Legion Post 52 Kearney V.F.W. Post 759 and the Nebraska National Guard Military Honors Team. Visitation is planned Thursday from 4:30 â 6:00 p.m. with a Wake service to follow at St. James Catholic Church in Kearney.
Memorials are planned to the Prellwitz Family Scholarship Fund established with the Kearney Catholic High School Foundation.