Marvin Lewis Price, age 92, of Aurora, Missouri, passed away at 2:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 10, 2017, at his home. He was born October 17, 1924, in Miami, Oklahoma, the son of Jess and Alta (Mercer) Price.

Marvin was a Navy Veteran serving during World War II. He retired from Syntex in Verona, after 22 years and then from Walmart after 15 years. He was a member of the Aurora Baptist Temple.

On March 28, 1961, he married Laura Jean Larkin in Phoenix, Arizona.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Laura; three children, Deborah Eutsler and her husband, Jeff, of Aurora, Rick Kerns and his wife, Lisa, of Monett, Missouri and Bob Price and his wife, Becky, of Wentworth, Missouri; 50 grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews.

His parents, Jess and Alta, sister, Juanita, an infant daughter and niece, Judy, preceded him in death.

A funeral service was held at on Monday, August 14, 2017, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora. Burial followed at the Maple Park Cemetery in Aurora.

Memorial donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans or the Wounded Warriors Project, in care of the funeral home.

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