Richard W. Price

90, Robinson, IL

Richard Winston Price, 90, of Robinson, IL passed away on Monday August 21, 2017 at Crawford Memorial Hospital in Robinson, IL.

Pursuant to Richard’s wish, cremation rights have been accorded. A private family service will be held at a later date.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the Robinson Public Library with envelopes available at or may be mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home P.O. 121 Oblong, IL 62449.

Richard was born in Oblong, IL on July 6, 1927 to Otis M. and Nina (Maus) Price.

Richard served in the United States Navy during WWII from 1945 to 1946.  He was a member of the Oblong High School class of 1945 and a graduate of the University of Illinois in 1949 as a Bronze Tablet recipient. Richard was a genealogical researcher, restaurateur and a master gardener.

Richard is survived by a sister-in-law Blodwyn Price, Oblong, IL;  nephews Kim and Shannon Price, Las Vegas, NV and David Price, Oblong, IL; niece Amy and Jess Angle, Chauncey, IL; great nieces and nephews Ashleigh Figearo, Lindsey Price, Tyler and Carolyn Price, Emily and James Brown, Kevin Angle, Shannon and Brad Dillon;  great-great nieces and nephews Layla Embler, Cole Parker, Lincoln Price, Roman Price, Elliott Price, Jesse Angle, Nikki Angle and Harper Dillon.

Condolences and or memories may be sent to the family at

Pulliam Funeral Home Oblong is in charge of arrangements.

Please follow and like us:
This entry was posted in Obituaries. Bookmark the permalink.

Send a Message To The Family

Your email address will not be published.