ELKHART — John W. Price, 84, died late Friday at Hospice House of Elkhart County.
He was born Feb. 17, 1929, in Winfield, Ala., to Felix Elmer and Roxanna (Dodd) Price.
On July 2, 1949, in Goshen, he married Alberta M. Oswald. She died on Aug. 17, 2010.
He is survived by three daughters, Judy (Ernie) Davis, Goshen, and Rebecca (Keith) Wixson and Jo Anna (Richard Mullins) Price, both of Elkhart; five sons, Johnny (Stacey Ann), Wayne (Betty), Terry (Paula) and Tim (Lawanna), all of Goshen, and Jim (Cheryl) Price, Adairsville, Ga.; 18 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; and four sisters, Rosalie Adams, Eldon, Mo., Christine (Larry) Buhler, Dupo, Ill., Mary (David) Wright, Mo., and Rua Louise (Robert) Baur, Tell City.
He was preceded in death by a son, Larry; five sisters, Carrie Hyatt, Florine Hershberger, Juanita Price, Ludell Miller and Leora Keys; and a brother, Albert Price.
Mr. Price retired from the shipping department at Mogul Rubber after 44 years of service. He was a member of United Church of God, Elkhart.
Friends may call 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home where a 10 a.m. Wednesday funeral will be held. Pastor Shawn Cortelyou will officiate
Burial will follow in Oakridge Cemetery, Goshen.
Memorial contributions may be directed to United Church of God, Elkhart or, the Center for Hospice Care, Elkhart.
Online condolences may be sent to www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.