Prange, Ralph J. Funeral arrangements for Ralph J. Prange, step father of Dennis and Steve Roberts of Litchfield. Mr. Prange, of Salem, Ark., died at 10:45 p.m. Saturday, June 26, in Greenhaven West nursing home in Springfield, Mo. Ralph John Prange, formerly of Litchfield, died Saturday, June 26, 1999, in Green Haven Nursing Home, Springfield, Mo. He was 79 years old on March 26, and an Air Force veteran of World War II. A resident of Salem, Ark., he was retired. Before that he was an advertising salesman for Kaiser Blair Company. He was, also, a member of Spring River Moose Lodge 739 and the VFW, and was a affiliated with the Lutheran Church, having become a member while in Litchfield. He was born in Michigan City, Ind., a son of John Henry and Willamena Sophia Meyer Prange. He married Priscilla Rose Menossi on June 8, 1958, in Corinth, Miss. She preceded him in death. Surviving are sons, Dennis and Steven Roberts, both of Litchfield, Richard Roberts of Denton, Texas; daughter, Becky Prange of Salem, Ark.; sisters, Eunice Wiest of Salem, Lois Ward of Clairmore, Okla.; nine grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Preceding him in death were a daughter, Lisa Degg, a brother and two sisters. Memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 30 in Barker Funeral Home at Salem, Ark. The family suggests memorials contributions be directed to the American Cancer Society. Graveside service for Ralph and Rose Prange, formerly of the local area, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 8, in Cedar Ridge Cemetery at Honey Bend. The Rev. Chad Foster of the Baptist Church of Morrisonville will officiate. The cremated remains of the couple are being buried together. Mr. Prange died June 26, 1999, in Springfield, Mo. His obituary was published June 29. Mrs. Prange preceded him in death on December 23, 1993.