Frances Elizabeth Daniel Price
TOWN POINT — Frances Elizabeth Daniel Price, 93, of Town Point, passed away on Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, at UMSMC at Dorchester. She was born in New York City on Feb. 9, 1923, and was the daughter of the late Florence Duflocq Daniel and Charles E. Daniel Sr. She was married for over 62 years to the late Dale C. Price Sr., until his death on Nov. 28, 2005. Mrs. Price was preceded in death by her brother, Charles E. Daniels Jr., and son in law, Raymond A. Hennessy Sr.
Prior to her marriage to Dale Sr. on Oct. 30, 1943, Frances attended Denison University in Granville, Ohio, as a member of the Class of 1941. After raising her family and teaching in several Dorchester County Public Schools, she returned to college
to earn a Bachelor of Science from Salisbury State College, graduating in 1979. Frances was a life-long member of Zion United Methodist on Locust Street and an active member of the Cambridge (Dorchester General) Hospital Auxiliary, especially at the Robin Hood Shop. Partnering with her husband, Frances was instrumental in keeping the Dorchester Heritage Museum at Horn Point open and operating for many years. She was dedicated to her hobbies of reading, stamp collecting, needle crafting of all kinds, and over 70 years of preparing photo albums
of her family. Frances was an excellent, life-long bridge player.
Frances is survived by her children: Donna C. Hennessy of Sykesville; Dale C. Price Jr. and wife Lynda of Cambridge; Debora C. Hancock and husband Donald of LaPlata; Daniel C. Price and wife Susan of Cambridge; 11 grandchildren: Patricia A. Hennessy, Dale C. Price III and wife Dawn, Laura E. Hennessy, Dean C. Price and wife Kate, Brian C. Brookhart and wife Julie, Christopher R. Brookhart and wife April, Raymond A. Hennessy Jr., Kelly A. McNamara and husband Mark, Dianna C. Price and John Courtney, Darryl C. Price and wife Lindsey and DJ Lee (Hancock). In addition, she also leaves 15 great grandchildren: Megan, Allison, Carrie, Ashlie, Jeremy, Andrew, Alyssa, Eric, Ryan, Sarah, Addison, Desmond,
Ciara, Madelyn and Greyson.
Pallbearers will be her grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, at Thomas Funeral Home, P.A. in Cambridge, with Rev. Mary Ann Farnell officiating. Interment will follow at the Maryland Eastern Shore Veterans Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. and one hour prior to the service on Thursday.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in honor of Frances may be made to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060 or Dorchester County Historical Society, 1003 Greenway Dr., Cambridge, MD 21613 or to the Vienna Elementary School Library/Media Center, 4905 Ocean Gateway, Vienna, MD 21869.
FRANCES ELIZABETH DANIEL PRICE