Meadville Tribune

October 10, 2013

William E. Price

Meadville Tribune

CONNEAUT LAKE — William E. Price, 80, of Conneaut Lake died at home Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013.

He was born in McMechen, W.Va., on Feb. 5, 1933, a son of William and Helen Lucas Price. He married Elizabeth (Liz) Burgess in August 1959.

He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Air Force. He worked as an inspector for Hartford Steam Boiler Insurance and Inspection (now a part of AIG) for 30 years, retiring in 1993. He was a lifetime member of Linesville VFW Post 7842 and he enjoyed woodworking (making wooden toys) and working in his yard and keeping his house in top shape.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, Elizabeth, of 54 years, include three sons, William Price of Warren, Ohio, Douglas Price and his wife, Diane, of Canfield, Ohio, and Michael Price and his wife, Shelly, of Mercer; three grandchildren, Ashley Price, Drew Price and Colton Price; a step-granddaughter, Cindy Bishop; and two brothers, James Price of Benwood, W.Va., and Robert Price and his wife, Rose Mary, of Benwood, W.Va.

The memorial service will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Waid-Coleman Funeral Home Inc., 12422 Conneaut Lake Road, Conneaut Lake, with the Rev. Dave Brumagin, Assoc. Pastor of Trinity United Methodist Church, officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to The Samaritans Holy Ground Thrift Shop at Our Lady Queen of the Americas Church, P.O. Box 110, Conneaut Lake, Pa. 16316.

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