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David Price

April 21, 1940 — April 30, 2023

David A. Price (83) of Cape Charles, VA, passed away Sunday, April 30, 2023 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Boston, MA, he was adopted and raised in Dewitt, NY, by Dr. Roy A. Price and his wife “Billie” Frances Price. While attending Syracuse University, David was a four-year member of the rowing team and a member of Delta Upsilon International fraternity.  After receiving his bachelor’s degree in graduate studies, he worked for his alma mater for a number of years.  David spent his life in education, serving in a variety of teaching and administrative roles ranging from preschool to postgraduate studies.  An avid sportsman, David skied, sailed and golfed for many years as well as coached baseball, basketball, soccer and golf.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 51 years, Andrea; his daughters, Linda (Eric) Taucher of New Jersey, Laurie (Brian) Enke of Colorado; his sons, Dave Price, Jr. (Cheryl) of North Carolina and Damian “Drew” Price of Georgia; his grandchildren Connor (Madi), Grant, Payton, Carter and Marli Price, Noah Thatcher and Arabella Taucher; and his great-grandchildren, Harlow and Jackson Price.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Wednesday, May 10, 2023, at 11:00 AM, at St. Charles Catholic Church with Father J. Michael Breslin officiating. Inurnment with follow in St. Charles Borromeo Memorial Columbarium.  A celebration of life will be held at a later day. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in David’s memory to Saint Charles Church, 545 Randolph Avenue, Cape Charles, VA 23310 or Syracuse Polish Home, 915 Park Ave., Syracuse, NY 13204.

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Arrangements made by Wilkins-Doughty Funeral Home in Cape Charles, Virginia.

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Mass of Christian Burial

Wednesday, May 10, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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Wednesday, May 10, 2023

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

St. Charles Borromeo Memorial Columbarium

545 Randolph Avenue, Cape Charles, VA 23310

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