May 14, 1926 - May 3, 2021
On Monday, May 3, 2021, Laura Pruitt, age 94, of New Castle, DE, was called home to rest in God’s loving arms.
Born in Swedesboro, NJ, on May 14, 1926, she was a daughter of the late Oris and Beatrice (Corbin) Kenny, Sr. Laura graduated from Swedesboro High School, and was baptized at First Baptist Church of Swedesboro. She was employed with and retired from the Federal Reserve Bank in Philadelphia, PA. Laura loved to cook for her family and friends, and enjoyed casino visits, puzzle books, and fashion. Above all, Laura treasured time spent with her family and friends.
In addition to her parents, Laura was predeceased by her husband, James Pruitt; brother, John Kenny; and sisters, Mary Broadus and Letha Scott. She leaves to cherish her memory and celebrate her life, daughter, Juanita Sellers Ringer of Philadelphia, PA; son, Tracy Kenny and daughter-in-law, Kimberly, both of New Castle; 4 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; 2 great great grandchildren; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.
All services will be held privately.