Thelma Prial passes away

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

GOOSE CREEK, S.C. – The wife of Sheldon Prial, a long-time advocate of the HME industry, passed away on April 17. Thelma Prial is survived by her husband of 67 years, and her children and grandchildren. “Mom and Dad were truly inseparable in both their lives and their careers,” wrote Pam Stein and Jon Prial, their children. “From the pharmacies they ran to the home health care dealer co-operative they established, they made every decision as a team and they never disagreed on anything (according to Dad).” Sheldon Prial, who turns 90 on May 5, will be moving from their home in Goose Creak, S.C., to an assisted living facility in Summerville, S.C. He will continue to have access to email at