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Eleanore May Price dies at 88

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Eleanore May Price, 88, of Portage, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 22, 2008 at her home.

She was born July 12, 1920 in Crocker, the daughter of Gust C. and Grace M. (Moore) Dalke, both of whom preceded her in death.

She was married to George Price, who preceded her in death.

Eleanore is survived by four sisters, Evelyn (Jim) Copas, Vernette (Ed) Gutt, Betty Carey and Marge (Norm) Jacobs all of Valparaiso, and her caregiver of over 22 years, Kitty Truax.

She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Helen Walter and Lois Dalke and two brothers, Jr. Dalke and Les Dalke.

Eleanore was a graduate of Valparaiso High School and worked for U.S. Steel retiring with over 35 years of service.

Following cremation at Angelcrest Crematory, private family services will be held.


Posted 7/23/2008