Fred W. Prouty SR, born June 12, 1946, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family after a brief & courageous battle with cancer. The son of the late Lawrence W. Prouty & Ethel (Neale) Prouty, he is survived by his loving children Fred W. Prouty JR & his wife Maggie of Maricopa, AZ, Billy W. Prouty of Framingham, MA and a daughter Cheryl. A Prouty of Westborough, MA. He is also survived by 8 grandchildren, 30 great grandchildren & 6 great great grandchildren. Services will be held at Bunker’s Garden Chapel, 33 North Centennial Way, Mesa 85201 on Monday January 27th at 10 AM. A graveside service at the National Veteran Cemetery located in Cave Creek, AZ with Military Honors will follow at 1:30pm. Visiting hours will be Sunday January 26th from 6-8 PM, also at Bunker’s Garden Chapel.