Joseph B. Price
11/14/1921 - 09/13/2017

Joseph B. Price, 95, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Charlestown Erickson Living Center in Catonsville, MD. He was the husband of Catherine K. (Klunk) Price, who died December 6, 2002. Born November 14, 1921 in McSherrystown, he was the son of Harold and Genevieve (Staub) Price. Joe was retired from New Oxford Aluminum Co. He was a member of Annunciation Catholic Church in McSherrystown, McSherrystown Knights of Columbus and the Hanover Republican Club. He proudly served his country in the Army during WWII. Joe enjoyed playing golf and especially spending time with family and friends. Surviving are three children; James B. Price and wife Jane Wolfgang-Price of Downingtown, Patrick L. Price and wife Eileen of Silver Spring, MD and Barbara P. Mansfield and husband Paul of Ellicott City, MD; a daughter in-law, Lois Price of Tampa, FL; eleven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Michael J. Price and a brother, Donald Price. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Monday, September 18, 2017 at Annunciation Church, McSherrystown with Rev. Charles L. Persing as celebrant. Burial will follow in Annunciation Cemetery, McSherrystown with military honors provided by the Hanover Allied Veterans Honor Guard. Friends and relatives will be received 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Ave. McSherrystown with a prayer service held at 8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Joe may be made to Erickson: Charlestown Benevolent Care Fund, Charlestown Retirement Community at: Philanthropy Office, 719 Maiden Choice Lane, Charlestown, MD. 21228.



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Posted at:09/15/2017 11:11 am
Abigail and Michael McCormick - abigailmc1212@gmail.com
Our love and prayers are with all of you ❤️

Posted at:09/15/2017 12:12 pm
Beth Moylan - bethmoylan@msn.com
Pat, Eileen and Family. We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you all this weekend. Love, Kevin, Beth, Chris and Nick

Posted at:09/15/2017 12:12 pm
La Vay Joanne - jlavay@verizon.net
Pat, Eileen, Jessica, Devon, and Kelsey Please know that my prayers are with all of you. He was such a sweet man. My love, Joanne

Posted at:09/16/2017 4:04 pm
Doug Hines - Doughines@ewinghines,com
Dear Pat & Family, So sorry to hear of your loss. Your dad was special and a joy to be around. I will always remember the great times we had playing golf with you and your dad at the Argyle CC member guest tournament. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers,

 
 
 
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