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PRICE, JEAN F., 91, of Louisville, formerly of St. Matthews, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2012 at Treyton Oak Towers, with family by her side.

She was born in Aurora, IL, daughter of the late Conrad Johannson Frisk and Letitia Cassidy Frisk. She was a graduate of the Copley Hospital School of Nursing and served in the Army Nursing Corps during World War II as a 1st Lt in the 300 General Hospital, stationed in Africa and Italy. At the end of the war, she was stationed at the old Nichols Veterans Hospital, where she met her husband.

She later worked at the old Louisville General Hospital and retired from the old St. Matthews Manor Nursing Home in 1980. Jean was a long time member of Douglass Blvd. Christian Church. She was a wonderful wife, homemaker, raised five children and was the essence of the word "Mother".

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 54 years, Charles L. (Charlie) Price, Jr.; and a sister, Evelyn Prater.

She is survived by three daughters, Connie Crisafulli (Tom), JoAnn Dawson (Bill), Barbara Gosler (Jim); two sons, Mark Price (Lisa) and Chuck Price; family friend, Jim Broaddus; eight grandchildren, Doug Crisafulli (Marjorie), Kim Merrilees (Brad), Karen Crisafulli (Dr. Victor Otokiti), Casey Dawson (Jason Jones), Jeri Ellen Stivers, Nick Price (Aimie), Jackie Price and Alex Price; seven great-grandchildren, Jared and Jeremy Crisafulli, Cooper and Grace Merrilees, Sohpia Otokiti, Haygen Jones and Madison Stivers; a sister, Margaret Kroning; and many nieces, nephews and grandcritters.

A Celebration of Jean's life will be 11 a.m. Monday at Douglass Blvd Christian Church, 2005 Douglass Blvd. Louisville, KY, 40205 with burial in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-7 p.m. Sunday at Ratterman's, 3711 Lexington Road, Louisville, KY, 40207.

The family would like to thank the entire staff at Treyton Oak Towers for all the love and support shown to both their parents while residents there.

Memorial contributions in Jean's memory may be made to Douglass Blvd. Christian Church.


Published in The Courier-Journal from Apr. 21 to Apr. 23, 2012
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