A photo of Dorothy C. Price

Dorothy C. Price

April 13, 1935 - October 1, 2022

Dorothy C. Price, age 87, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 1, 2022.

Born in Wilmington, DE, on April 13, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Steve and Martha Syvy. Dorothy made her career as a secretary and bookkeeper at Diamond State Terminal Company for 30 years, retiring in 1998. During her tenure, she coordinated Diamond State’s inventory and delivery procedures. She became known as the number one contact for shippers, receivers, and transportation personnel.

Dorothy enjoyed tending to her gardens. Most of all she loved spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Charles Newell Price. She is survived by her loving children, Colleen A. Baiocco (Peter), and Thomas E. Casey (Michele); grandchildren, Peter Baiocco, Thomas Baiocco, Lindsay Sieminski, Kyle Casey, and Alyssa Casey; and great-grandchildren, Thomas Baiocco, Ryan Baiocco, and Riley Sieminski.

A committal service will begin at 10 am on Monday, October 17, 2022, at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.  

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dorothy’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or by clicking here.

 

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