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John R Price
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1871, Wales
Death: Jul. 15, 1946
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA

Brother of:
Thomas Price
Hugh Price
Father of:
Mavanery Price
J Robert Price
Edith M Price
Louis Price

John R. Price Was Employed 63 Years By L. V.
    John R. Price, retired Lehigh Valley Coal Company employe, died last night at 11 after a heart attack at his home, 635 Blackman street, Wilkes-Barre Township. He was 75.
    Mr. Price worked 63 years for the Lehigh Valley, advancing to the position of mine foreman which he filled at Franklin Colliery for 18 years and at Henry Colliery for 16 years.
    He worked at the Henry Colliery until last April. Had he lived until Monday he would have observed his 47th wedding anniversary. His wife is the former Edith W. Jones, of West Bangor, Pa.
    Mr. Price was born at Estanog, North Wales, and came to the United States when 11. He resided in this section since then, moving to Wilkes-Barre Township from Miners Mills 30 years ago.
    He was a member of the Second Welsh Presbyterian Church, Irem Temple and various Masonic organizations.
    In addition to his wife he is survived by three children, Mrs. Wallace T. Filson, of Springfield, Ill.; Edith and Lewis, at home; a sister, Mrs. George R. LeGrand, of West Orange, N. J., and three grandchildren.
    Funeral services will be held at his home on Thursday at 2 with Rev. Isaac Davies of Girardville officiating. Burial was in Hollenback cemetery.
(Wilkes-Barre Evening News, 16 Jul 1946)
Family links: 
  Edith W Jones Price (1877 - 1951)
  J Robert Price (1909 - 1916)*
  Edith M Price (1914 - 1997)*
  Lewis J Price (1917 - 1983)*
*Calculated relationship
Hollenback Cemetery
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
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Record added: Aug 12, 2013
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John R Price
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