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David M. Price Sr.

December 24, 1933 ~ May 25, 2020 (age 86)

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Obituary

David M. Price Sr., 86, of Warren, passed away peacefully on Monday,
May 25, 2020, with his loving children by his side. Son of the late
Edward and Ella (Bickle) Price, David was born on December 24, 1933 in
Youngstown, Ohio. He was proud to have been raised on the East Side
and he loved sharing the story of Council Rock. David proudly served his
country in the United States Marine Corps. In August of 1957 he
married Patricia Conti. Together they raised their family in Liberty
Township where they enjoyed being active in the community and
schools. David worked for Ohio Edison Company for 16 years, and later
owned and operated Price Tree Service. David was a member of
Howland United Methodist Church, and a former member of the Rotary
Club & the Girard Elks Lodge. He was a fun-loving guy who had a
passion for flying and rebuilding antique airplanes, woodworking, and
playing and listening to music. David loved his family dearly and leaves
to cherish his memory his children; Jewel (Frank) Benson of Columbus
and David (Suzanne) Price Jr. of Liberty Twp., along with seven
grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Besides his parents, David is
preceded in death by his sisters; Betty Evans, Eileen Lewis, Jean Muccio,
Ann Carter, Gayle Shields, and brothers; Gordon Price, and Edward
Price, as well as many nieces and nephews. Due to the current
Coronavirus restrictions, a private funeral service will be held. A public
celebration of his life will be held at a later date. David will be laid to
rest at Girard City Cemetery. Our family would like to extend special
thanks to Carolyn Lewis, Joanna & Priscilla Day, and all of his loving
caregivers. Contributions in David’s memory can be made to Howland
United Methodist Church:730 Howland-Wilson Rd NE, Warren, Ohio 44484 and Northeast Ohio Adoption Services:5000 E. Market St. Warren, Ohio 44484.

 

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Services

Family to have Celebration of Life at a later date

Blackstone Funeral Home
672 Churchill Rd.
Girard, Ohio 44420

Donations

Howland United Methodist Church
730 Howland-Wilson Rd NE, Warren OH 44484

Northeast Ohio Adoption Services
5000 E. Market St., Warren OH 44484

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