Sadie Lou (Salomonson) Price was born April 26, 1937 in Colton, the daughter of Martin and Myrtle (Vermillion) Salomonson. She was baptized and confirmed at First Lutheran Church in Colton and graduated from Colton High School in 1955. She married Raymond Price at East Side Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls on September 24, 1955. They lived at the Price farm near Bruce for two years and the next 58 years in the Colton area. As a teenager, Sadie did babysitting. For years she spent her time being a wife to Raymond and mom to Monica, Wayne, Dale, David and Cory. Years later she worked for Litton Microwave, Tri Valley School and CCL Label, retiring in 2003.
The only time her hands were idle is when she was enjoying a good novel, otherwise she was busy crocheting beautiful gifts and loved to cook for her family and friends. Sadie always enjoyed trips to town for coffee.
Sadie died Tuesday, November 24, 2015 at her home surrounded by her family at the age of 78.
She is survived by her husband, Raymond Price of Colton; daughter, Monica (Mark) Flint of Lennox; sons, Wayne (Jodi) Price of Minot, North Dakota; David (Joan) Price and Cory (Bernadette) Price all of Colton; daughter in law, Sharon Price, Canton; twenty-three grandchildren; forty-five great grandchildren; sisters, Lois Van Heerde of Brandon; Shirley (Bud) Amundson of Dell Rapids; and Rosie Burgers of Mobridge.
She was preceded in death by her parents and son Dale Price.
Funeral services will begin at 10:00 AM Saturday, November 28, 2015 at First Lutheran Church, Colton. Burial will be in the Colton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-7:00 PM Friday at the church. Condolences may be left at Minnehaha Funeral Home.