Price, Jeannine

Written by David Green.

Jeannine Price, 80, of W. Yankee Rd., Morenci, died Friday, Nov. 23, 2007, at St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio.

She was born Oct. 24, 1927, in Paris, France, the daughter of Soloman and Anna (Konyn) Beem. On Oct. 9, 1948, she married Robert Price of Morenci and he survives.

Jeannine came to America in the spring of 1948 and has resided in the Morenci area for 59 years, where she sold Avon products for 20 years.  She was an artist and was a member of the Toledo Craftsman Guild and enjoyed traveling with her husband, Robert, both here and abroad. She dearly loved her children and grandchildren

Besides her husband, Robert, Jeannine is survived by two daughters, Rosine (and Robert) Downing of Morenci and Christine (and Eric) Wood of Morenci; four grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and a sister, Rosine Autier, of Paris, France.

Jeannine was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Betty Harper.

The funeral service is scheduled at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 26, at the Eagle Funeral Home-Charles Fink Chapel in Morenci with Rev. Craig Pillow officiating.  Burial will follow at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Morenci. Visitation is planned from 2 until 6 p.m. Sunday.

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