Prachyl, Robert "Bob" W.

August 10, 1950 - May 30, 2014

Robert “Bob” “Papaw” Prachyl, 63, resident of Plano, Texas.  Passed away on May 30th 2014, at Medical Center of Plano.

Bob was born in Norfolk, Nebraska, August 10th 1950. The son of Emil and Purdy Prachyl.  Bob attended high school at W.W. Samuel and graduated in 1969.  Bob married Sue Gray on April 16th 1971 in Dallas.  Bob was in the U.S Air Force and was honorably discharged 4 years later as a Sargent.  Bobs hobbies and favorite past times were woodwork, building his 1918 Dodge Touring hot rod, restoring cars, attending car shows, and as of 2008 spending lots of time playing with his grandson Logan.

Bob is survived by his wife Carolyn Sue (Gray) Prachyl of Plano; his Father Emil Prachyl of Maybank; daughters, Michele (Prachyl) Ord of Rowlett, and Meredith Prachyl of Plano; Brothers, Danny Prachyl and wife Jo Marie of Richardson, Ronnie Prachyl and wife Dianna of Maybank; Sisters, Diane Jansen of Wylie, and Patricia Schmidt of Blue Ridge.  One Grandson Logan Ord of Rowlett; 20 Nieces and Nephews and 10 great nieces and nephews.

Bob is proceeded in death by his mother Prudence Gayle (Werkmeister) Prachyl.

A celebration of Bob’s life is scheduled for 2:00 P.M., Friday, June 6th, 2014 at ARIA Memorial Chapel with Rev. Jerry Hays officiating.

Arrangements are under the direction of
ARIA Cremation Service and Funeral Home
19310 Preston Road
Dallas, Texas 75252



13 replies on “Prachyl, Robert "Bob" W.”

Williams Family says:

Condolences to the Prachyl family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your whole family. Psalms 147:3 says Jehovah God, “heals the broken hearted, and binds up their wounds.” May God bring you comfort and peace.

Kamalraj Rasamanickam says:

Prayers and fond memories are what we have to remember our dearly departed. May the love of family and friends comfort you during these difficult days, But take comfort in knowing that he is now resting in the arms of our Lord. Our most heartfelt condolences.

Vanessa Vergara says:

My sincere condolences to Prachyl family. My thoughts and prayers go out to you.

Julie Lathrop says:

With my thoughts and prayers for Bob, Sue and the whole Prachyl family. He is resting in God’s home.

Michelle Stillman says:

Sue, just wanted you and your family to know I am thinking of you at this sorrowful time. May you find peace and comfort in the memories and love shared by you, his friends, and family.

Mary Keith says:

My prays are with you and your family at this sad time. My God Bless you all.

MIke & Sandy Bruckner says:

Our thoughts and prayers are with Sue and her family in this time of loss and remembrance.

Beth Levine says:

Sue, I’m so sorry for you loss. Madison and I are thinking of you and your family.

Tracy Stiba says:

Wishing the Prachyl family much strength during this difficult time. Bob will certainly be missed. Sending my love and condolences.

Brenda Pickering says:

Sue, I wish you and your family peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead, and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts. Prayers and Blessings

Vivian & Jonnie Cole says:

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your entire family during this difficult time. There are many memories from the past years to treasure.

Brenda & James Pappas says:

Sue, our thoughts and prayers are with you and the girls. Bobby was a great guy and will surely be missed.

Kirk Dallas says:

Sue and family – God’s grace and peace be with you all. I am so very sorry for your loss.

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