Paul L. Price

Paul Lee Dean Price, 81, of Columbia City, IN, and a former resident of Huntington, IN, died Monday, July 3, 2017, at 10:30 p.m. at his home.

Mr. Price attended the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He grew up in Harlan and moved to Fort Wayne, graduating from Central high School in 1957. He served in the United States Army, living in Waynedale after his honorable discharge. He worked at the Majestic Company, in Huntington, for 27 years, retiring in 1998. He had also worked as a marble refinisher and handyman.

He was born Nov. 18, 1935, in Fort Wayne to Arthur and Marjorie May Fink Price. He married Nina I. Burelison Rothgeb on Oct. 26, 1984, and she survives.

Additional survivors include a daughter, Sheri R. (Rick) Youngman, of Indianapolis; a son, Ryan E. (Kathy) Price, of Florida; a stepson, Eugene Rothgeb, of Warsaw; a stepdaughter, Janice Morgan, of South Whitley; 14 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at 3 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 500 N. Oak St., Columbia City.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Columbia City.

Smith and Sons Funeral Home, Columbia City, is in charge of arrangements.