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Dolores J. Price Des Moines

Published: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 10:03 a.m. CDT

Dolores J. “Dee” Price, 82, passed away unexpectedly at her home on March 3, 2014.  Services will be held at Hamilton’s on Westown Parkway, 3601 Westown Parkway in West Des Moines, with visitation on Friday, March 7 from 4 to 7 p.m. and the funeral service on Saturday, March 8 at 12:00 p.m.  Burial will be at Maple Hill Cemetery in Osceola, IA. 

Dee was born in Waukegan, IL on January 2, 1932 to Irene (Roberts) and William A. Stark.  She graduated from Osceola High School and attended AIB College.

Dee worked for Des Moines Flying Service, Inc. and retired as Vice President, Sales Administration after nearly 50 years of service.

In her free time, Dee enjoyed traveling, reading, playing Scrabble, cards and computer games.  

She is survived by her children, Dr. Steven (Jan) Price, and Sue Price; sisters, Carol Palmer and Deletha Gabrielson; 3 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren.

Dee was preceded in death by the father of her children, Bob Price.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family. Online condolences may be expressed at

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