Mart Pruett SR., age 74, of Blair Nebraska, formerly of Pisgah, Iowa passed away Sunday, February 10, 2013 at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Mart was born May 28, 1938 in Council Bluffs Iowa, to Mart and Juanita (Bothwell). Pruett. Mart married Patricia Fritz, April 16, 1958 in Worthington, Minnesota. He owned his own roofing business for many years. Mart also served as the Pastor for the United Pentecostal Church in Pisgah, Iowa. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. Survivors include his wife: Patricia Pruett of Blair, Nebraska; daughters: Juanita Ware and husband Charles of Ottumwa, Iowa; Patricia Jensen and husband Philip of Blair, Nebraska; sons: Mart Pruett Jr. and wife Heidi of Fair Grove, Missouri; Daniel Pruett and wife Julee of Onawa, Iowa; James Pruett and wife Kim of Flemington, Missouri; Steve Pruett of Rochester, Minnesota; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sister: Juanita; brother: Kenny; step-father: Albert Mehring of Pisgah, Iowa. Mart was preceded in death by his parents, son Duane A. and brothers George and John. Visitation with the family will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the Hennessey-Aman Funeral Home in Missouri Valley, Iowa. The family would like to invite everyone to a time of lunch and fellowship at the United Methodist Church in Missouri Valley immediately following the service. In Loving Memory Of Mart Pruett Sr. Born May 28, 1938 Council Bluffs, Iowa Entered Into Rest February 10, 2013 Omaha Nebraska Funeral Services 10:30 a.m. Friday, February 15, 2013 Hennessey Funeral Home Missouri Valley, Iowa Officiating Pastor Roger Wagner Pastor Phillip Alley Selections This Old Book Pastor Roger Wagner What A Day That Will Be Wind Beneath My Wings Honorary Bearers Daniel Pruett Jr. Mart Pruett III Duane Pruett Jr. Darren Ware Josh Wallis Jay Jensen Landon Pruett Casket Bearers Marty Pruett Danny Pruett Sr. James Pruett Philip Jensen Charles Ware Final Resting Place Crescent Cemetery – Crescent, Iowa In 1978 Mart founded the United Pentecostal Church in Moorhead, Iowa, Later the congregation moved to Pisgah, Iowa. Reverend Dale Hodges was Marts mentor though out his ministry. Reverend Hodges friendship continues to be greatly appreciated. Mart retired in 2007 continuing his affiliation with the United Pentecostal Church International.