Kevin Price Obituary, Death – Gavin Nicholas “Gav” Price, aged 18, passed away on June 25, 2023, in Johnstown. He was born on May 2, 2005, in the same city. Gav was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Elaine “Nana” Watkins, and cousin Nicholas Watkins.
He is survived by his mother, Christine Watkins-Price of Westmont, and his father, Kevin Price of Johnstown. Gav leaves behind his sisters, Madalena Price and Savannah Price, both residing in Johnstown. He is also survived by his maternal grandfather, David Watkins of New Bethlehem, and his paternal grandparents, Robert Jr. “Gary” and Sandy Price of Johnstown. Gav had a loving extended family of aunts, uncles, cousins, and his faithful pets, Sasha the dog, and cats Deku and Stella.
Gav was an active member of St. John Gualbert Cathedral. He was an upcoming senior at Bishop McCort High School, Class of 2024, and actively participated in various activities within the school community. He dedicated his time to events like the MiniThon, where he showed his support, and he served as a stagehand for the school plays. Gav also volunteered at soup kitchens and other non-profit organizations, demonstrating his compassion for those in need.
Friends and family are invited to pay their respects from 3-7 PM on Thursday at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, located at 215 Central Ave. A celebration of Gav’s life will be held at 10:00 AM on Friday at St. John Gualbert Cathedral. Although Gav is no longer physically with us, his spirit will forever be present in our hearts. The time we shared with him was a true blessing, and we find solace and comfort in the memories we created. The loss of a son is an irreplaceable sorrow, but Gav’s memory will live on eternally within us.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Gav’s memory to Bishop McCort MiniThon. For more information and to express condolences, please visit www.hendersonfuneralhome.com.