Eleanor M. Price, 83, of Volney, formally of St. Francis Commons, Oswego, passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at Morningstar Residential Care Center surrounded by her family. She was born in Waddington, a daughter to the late Arthur and Carrie Spurback Lavier. Eleanor was a hardworking mom of seven children and spent her time helping to raise the kids of the neighborhood. She learned all their secrets and had plenty of blackmail. She loved to dance but especially loved Elvis; waiting to pass on her king’s birthday. Ma Price never met a stranger and left a little piece of her with everyone. She was predeceased by her husband, Lester G. Price, Sr.; great-great granddaughter, Aubrey Rose and her two sisters.
She is survived by her seven children, Richard Connors, Butch (Christine) Price, Juanita (Donny) Vann, Jimmy Price, David (Lisa) Price, Missy Taylor and Kathy (Fred) Ashby; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren with two on the way and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, January 13 at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton. There will be a private burial in the spring.