Price, Elroy Stewart – Age 75, of Dean, passed away January 10, 2016 in Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro. Born in Newton Mills, he was a son of the late Stanley and Annie (Ross) Price. Elroy was a hard worker who was employed with a number of local woods contractors. He enjoyed fishing, watching most any sport on TV, the daily puzzles in the newspaper, and having his dog, Snoopy, around.
He was a loving husband, father and grandfather, and will be sadly missed by daughters, Debbie Price, Truro; Karen Price (Charles), Latties Brook; grandchildren, Cassandra, Jaclyn, Justin, Mitchell, Courtney, Shane and Jordan; siblings, Shirley Melanson, Bernie (Bonnie), Stephen, Susan (John) Withrow, Sandra Pate; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Betty Lemmon; brothers, Richard, Dexter.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. and funeral will be Thursday at 2 p.m., both in Sharon Presbyterian Church, Dean, Rev. Michael Henderson officiating. Burial will be in Lemmon Hill Cemetery. Family flowers only. Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia or a charity of choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.