Robert Price

PRICE, Robert L., 71, of Benwood, WV, died Thursday, February 27, 2014, at his home.

He was born January 19, 1943, in McMechen, WV, a son of the late Clyde and Helen Lucas Voorhees.

Robert was retired as a tugboat operator for Consol Coal, Shoemaker Mine and was Catholic by faith.

In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by a brother, William Price.

Surviving are his wife, Rosemary Zelic Price; two children, Mitchell Price and his wife Dorothy of Cameron, WV, Bobbi Lynn Pylypchuk and her husband Paul of McMechen; a brother, James Price of Benwood; and three grandchildren; Mitchell Price, and Paul and Phebe Pylypchuk.

There will be no visitation or service.

Arrangements by the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 214 Marshall St., McMechen, WV 26040.

Memorial contributions may be made to Liza’s Place, 308 Mount St. Joseph Road, Wheeling, WV 26003.

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