Died: Friday, August 08, 2008
Ralph Price, 82, of Imlay City, passed away Friday, August 8, 2008 at his home.
Ralph Ernest Price was born on September 28, 1925 in Pryor, Oklahoma. He was the son of Harvey and Clara (Ramsey) Price. He grew up in Pryor, OK and graduated from Pryor, Oklahoma High School. He had lived in the community since 1945.
He married Olive Faye Shue on October 9, 1948 in Snover.
Ralph was a charter member of the Imlay City Eagles and a member of the Lapeer Elks. He was a sheet metal worker, employed at the GM Tech Center for 21+ years. He retired in 1987. He also worked at automotive bump and repair shops around the area.
Ralph is survived by his wife, Olive of Imlay City; daughters, Linda (Thomas) Morgan of Marlette, Deborah (Michael) Velting of Farmington Hills, Denise (Brett) Leonard of North Branch, and Brenda (Kevin) Putnam of Imlay City; 10 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by 8 half brothers and sisters.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 12 at Muir Brothers Funeral Home, Imlay City. Reverend James Mellish of Imlay City Church of the Nazarene officiated. Burial followed at Attica Township Cemetery.