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Richard P. Price

Obituary for Richard P. Price

October 14, 1927 - September 3, 2019
| Age 91

Loving Husband, Father and Grandfather


RICHARD P. PRICE, Dick, age 91 passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Carol, "Curly" Price (nee Dunbar). The son of Charles M. and Pauline (nee Wagner) Price. Brother of Patricia, Patty (nee Adkins ).
Dick was a 1945 graduate of Lakewood High School and a 1950 graduate of MIT with degrees in fluid and electrical engineering. During his professional life Dick was awarded patents for his work on servo-mechanisms and other technologies. He had many successes to include work to develop early NASA satellite control systems, robotics and hybrid electric gasoline engines for the US Postal Service. He served in the US Army in Korea. A longtime member of Parma South Presbyterian Church, Dick loved traveling the world, archeology and reading.

He is survived by his Children, Carl (Michael), Polly Seifert (Charles), Mark (Deb), Amy Latawiec (Bob), John (Debbie); grandfather of Christopher (Coree), Katie Harbaugh (Dan), Sheri Bailey (Eric), Tara Plutz (Matt), Todd Betor (Michelle), Amy Cross (Mark), Brady (Meghan), Emily, Troy Schafer (deceased), Casey and Tanner Skrove; and great grandfather of Gideon, Delaney, Dominic, Kodah, Blake, Brielle, Liam and Brooks.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to The American Cancer Society and The Cleveland Animal Protective League

Service will be held in the Westwood Abbey Mausoleum at Sunset Memorial Park , 6265 Columbia Rd, North Olmsted, OH 44070 on Monday, September 9, 2019 where the family will receive friends from 1:30 PM Until the time of the service at 2:00 PM. Interment following in Sunset Memorial Park.

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