October 19, 1943 ‒ September 10, 2016
Lee Price, age 72 of Delaware, passed away Saturday evening September 10, 2016 at the Kobacher House in Columbus.
He was born on October 19, 1943 in Russell County, VA to the late Clarence and Bertha (Helton) Price. He had lived in the Delaware area for 60 years coming from Virginia. He was a retired technician at GE Super Abrasives retiring in 2003 with 27 years of service. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 376 in Delaware. He was a Golden Eagle member there, a trustee for 4 years and founder of the Secret Santa Program at the Eagles.
Lee loved spending time with his family and was very proud of his 3 children. He enjoyed giving his time to help others. Lee loved to fish, watch The Ohio State Buckeyes Football, bird watching, telling stories and watching all kinds of sports.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years: Ellen Sue (Curtis) Price and they were married December 23, 1963; son Tracy (Chris) Price of Delaware; daughter: Stacie (Erin) Varley of East Earl, PA; grandchildren: Jess, Josh, Michael, Tiffany, Alex, Katie, Lane, Katie, Gwen, Autumn; 7 great grandchildren; brother Bobby (Sherry) Price of Ashley
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by daughter: Deanna Chaney; granddaughter: Maggie.
Friends may call Thursday from 4 to 6:30 p.m. at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive (Formerly 1510 W. William Street) and services will follow at 6:30 p.m. with Pastor Donnie Akers officiating. Following the service the family will gather at the Delaware Eagles, 127 E. William Street, Delaware for a time of food and fellowship.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Secret Santa Program at the Delaware Eagles or to the Kobacher House, 800 McConnell Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43214.
The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Service is honored to serve the Price Family and remembrances and condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.