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Richard L. Price Sr.

Richard L. Price Sr.

Emily and Brainerd

Richard Leroy Price Sr., Emily and Brainerd, died Dec. 18, 2013, of lung disease and cancer.

He was born March 29, 1943, and was a resident of Pine River before he moved to Emily at age 18. He was married for 10 years to Diane Jones in 1963 and had three children. He married Rebecca Myers in 1990 in Sturgis, S.D. They spent 41 years together and had three children. He was a five-time world champion ice racer. He loved classic cars, motorcycles and country music.

Survivors include his wife, Rebecca; children, Nicolina Price (Don Stangel), Emily, Haylen Price (Ann Drevlow), Emily, Richard Price III (Rachel), Eveleth, Richard Price Jr. and Janice Jo Price, both of Kirkland, Wash., and Diane Sheppard, Crosby; sisters, Lois, Linda and Rosemary; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Preceding him in death are his parents, Vera and Kenneth Price; a sister, Angeline Russell; and a brother, Kenny.

Services were held at Emily Wesleyan Church.