2011-11-03 / Obituaries

Myron N. Price

Everett, 71

Myron N. “Sonny” Price, 71, Everett, died Tuesday, October 25, 2011.

He was born Wednesday, May 1, 1940, in East Providence Township, a son of the late George Raymond Price and Fannie Agnes (Garlick) Price.

On June 29, 1968, at Breezewood Full Gospel Lighthouse, he married Arlene P. (Barton) Price, who survives along with their children: Andrew D. Price and wife Shonda (Whiteside) Price, Warfordsburg; Andrea D. Mellott and husband Michael R. Mellott, Warfordsburg; three grandchildren: Austin Mellott, Zachary Price and Garrett Price, all at home; six sisters: Ruth Walters, Indiana; Freeda Reffner, Roaring Springs; Clara Adams, Euclid, Ohio; Violet Berrie, Everett; Leona Horton, Everett; and Shirley Whetstone and husband Lynn Whtestone, Everett.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in passing by an infant sister, Janet; an infant brother, Lee; and a sister, Doris Morgret.

He was a member of Clear Creek Brethren In Christ Church and a former member of Breezewood Full Gospel Lighthouse.

He was a graduate of Everett Southern Joint High School, Class of 1959, and after graduation, he and his father worked together as loggers in the Bedford County area.

He then worked on several local farms, was employed with the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission and in March of 1969, began working in the produce department at the IGA Grocery Store in Everett, now known as the Everett Foodliner, retiring in 1998 as manager of the frozen foods department.

At home he enjoyed hunting and fishing with his family and friends, cutting firewood, farming with his tractor and caring for the lawns at Union Memorial, Pleasant Union and Cedar Grove Memorial

Park cemeteries. He will be remembered for his compassionate, trusting and caring ways, and providing well for his family.

Funeral services were held Friday, October 28, at 11 a.m. in the chapel at Dalla Valle Funeral Service, Everett. Rev. John E. Geyer officiated. Burial was made in Cherry Lane Cemetery.

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