Pratt – Richard Joseph Rohling, 74, has died
Thursday September 29, 2022 at his home. He was born August 20, 1948 in Nashville to Joseph B. and Lucy H. (Ebencamp) Rohling.
Richard married Diane Marcile (Ross) Rohling on July 14, 1984 in Haviland. They were married for 38 years. Richard graduated from Cunningham High School. He attended Pratt Junior College for two years. He worked for the Northern Natural Gas Company for 42 years. He was a member of the Catholic Church of the Sacred Heart, the Knights of Columbus and the Friday Afternoon Retirement Club. He enjoyed working, being outdoors, gardening, animals and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife, Diane de Pratt; children, Larry (Stephanie) Rohling of Gardner, Jennifer (Matt) Badsky of Silver Lake, Heather (Danny) Lynch of Pratt and Chris (Lori) Rohling of Pratt; sisters, Marlene (Larry) Miller of Garden City, JoAnn (Kenny) Clouse of Lawrence and Janet (Terry) Schield of Hutchinson; and grandchildren, Lainey and Luke Rohling, Bailey and Bryce Badsky, Sammie and Jessie Lynch, and Kynlee and Brooklyn Rohling. Richard is predeceased by his parents; sister, Mary Helen Kummer-Maneth; and grandson, Casen Rohling. Visitation will be Sunday, October 2, 2022 from 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with family entertaining friends from 5 to 7 at Larrison’s Mortuary, 300 Country Club Rd, Pratt. A Rosary will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, October 3, 2022, followed by Christian Burial Mass at 11:00 a.m., both at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Pratt, with Father Charles Atuah presiding. Cremation will follow and private family burial will take place at a later date at Greenlawn Cemetery, Pratt. Memorials may be made at Church of the Sacred Heart, Pratt Area Humane Society, or St. Jude Children’s Hospital in the care of Larrison Mortuary. Online condolences can be posted at www.larrisonmortuary.com.