Obituary for Robert "Bob" Price

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Robert "Bob" Price

April 19, 1938 - July 7, 2011

Robert "Bob" N. Price, age 73 passed away Thursday afternoon, July 7, 2011 at his residence in Brown County. He was a former resident of Indianapolis. Bob was born April 19, 1938 in Terre Haute to the late Philip M. & Clarice E. (Botner) Price. He married his loving wife of 51 years, Dorothy J. Harlow on October 29, 1959 in Portsmouth, VA. Bob graduated from High School in 1956 in Terre Haute and went on to serve his country as a Petty Officer with the United States Navy. After returning from duty, he went on to receive his Bachelors of Science Degree in Business Administration from Indiana Central College in Indianapolis. He retired in 1998 as a Systems Analyst/Project Manger for EDS in Indianapolis after 37 years of service. Bob was a member of the Cottonwood Christian Church in Brown County, Morgantown Masonic Lodge #358, Mensa International and the Brown County Historical Society. He was also a member of the Scottish Rite, Murat Shrine and the Central Indiana Purple Martin Association. Bob and his wife enjoyed square dancing in the Buck and Does Square Dancing Club. He also enjoyed fishing, hunting and reading. Bob was a fan of the Indianapolis Colts and Indiana Pacers. Bob is survived by his loving wife: Dorothy "Dottie" J. Price of Brown County; two sons: John P. (wife, Elizabeth) Price and Bob N. (wife, Rhonda) Price both of Indianapolis. He will be remembered by his two grandchildren: Bobby & Virginia Hammer both of Indianapolis and great grandson: Anthony Hammer of Indianapolis; one brother: Dale (wife, Cheryl) Price of Portland, OR. The Rev. Ken Smith will conduct a funeral service 10:30 am Monday at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 2 to 6 pm on Sunday at the funeral home. A Masonic Service will be conducted by the Morgantown Masonic Lodge at 5:30 on Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown with graveside rites presented by the Brown County American Legion & Veterans of Foreign Wars Honor Guards. In Lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions to the Brown County Historical Society, 1934 St. Rd. 135 N. Nashville, IN 47448 or the Morgantown Masonic Lodge, PO Box 308 Morgantown, IN 46160.

 

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Born: April 19, 1938
Died: July 7, 2011

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