Joseph Bruce Prais (54), passed away February 9, 2007 in a car accident in Temecula, CA.
Joseph was born on February 13, 1952 in Fullerton, CA, was raised in Orange County, CA, and moved to Temecula, CA in 1989.
Being a business owner for a majority of his working career, Joseph was the youngest Mobil Dealer when he owned two Service Stations in Fullerton, CA, then worked as a realtor before founding a Masonary Contracting Company in Fullerton, CA.
In more recent years he helped his family at Citiwide Auto Care and Inline Tile and Granite Countertops in Orange, CA.
Joseph is survived by his wife Jana Prais of Temecula, CA; his five children: Joseph D. Prais of Orange, CA, Jinny K. Prais of Ann Arbor, MI, Jeff M. Prais of Temecula, CA, Jordan Farmer of Sun City, CA, and Scott Williams of Orange, CA; his two sisters Myrna Moore of Tacoma, CA, and Linda Prais, '68 of Santa Rosa, CA; and his two grandchildren Page and Jonah. Private family services will be held. Joseph will be remembered as a great husband, father, and friend.
EVANS BROWN MORTUARIES (951) 679-1114
Published by Riverside Press-Enterprise on Feb. 22, 2007.