PRICE - Our loving wife, mother, grandmother and dear friend, Margaret Price-Ruggeri, age 81, passed away Jan. 20, 2002 in Price.
She was born Nov. 24, 1920 in Helper to Thomas Henry and Evadne McGrew Price. Married A. John Ruggeri June 20, 1942 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Helper.
Margaret attended St. Mary of the Wasatch, Mercy Hospital School of Nursing and numerous art institutes.
In life, Margaret always listed her occupation as wife, mother and professional artist. She was deeply involved in numerous charitable and humanitarian activities throughout her adult life.
Survived by her husband, A. John Ruggeri, Price; son, John Price Ruggeri of Costa Rica; daughter, Evadne (Darrell J.) Goodhue of Carlisle, Iowa; AdMara Ruggeri-Smith (Thomas G.) of San Diego, Calif.; three granddaughters, Rachael Goodhue, Contessa Ruggeri and Veronica Ruggeri; four grandsons, John D. Goodhue, Thomas C. Goodhue, John M. Ruggeri and Thomas C. Ruggeri. Preceded in death by her parents; infant son; brothers, Verl T. and Jack Martin Price; and granddaughter, Rebecca Goodhue.
Funeral Mass Saturday, Jan. 26, 11 a.m., Notre Dame de Lourdes Catholic Church. Vigil service Friday evening, 7:30 p.m., at Notre Dame Church in Price. Family will be at the church Friday and Saturday one hour prior to services. Committal service, Cliffview Cemetery, Price, under the direction of Mitchell Funeral Home.
The family acknowledges with gratitude the doctors, nurses, therapists and aids at Healthsouth rehabilitation Hospital of Utah, Highland Care Center of Salt Lake City and Castle Country Care Center of Price.