NEVADA ASSEMBLYMEMBER BOB PRICE DIED of an apparent
heart attack on January 4, 2019, in Sparks, Nevada. He was
82. A memorial celebration is scheduled for 2:00 to 5:00 p.m
on Saturday, January 19, at Robert E. Bob Price
Park and Recreation Center, 2100 Bonnie Lane, Las Vegas 89110.
facility was dedicated in his honor in 2007.
former lawmaker was inducted into the César
Chávez Nevada Labor Hall of Fame in 2011
and will be memorialized at Chávez Celebration XVII
at the Grand Sierra-Reno on March 28,
Joe Neal, Nevada's first African-American senator
and Bob's dear friend and longtime colleague, will lead the
commemoration of his fellow César Chávez Hall
of Famer. From
2:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, January
19, a memorial celebration will be held at the Robert
E. Bob Price Park and Recreation Center, 2100
Bonnie Lane, Las Vegas 89110. The facility was dedicated in
his honor in 2007.
The Nevada Legislature convenes in February and a tribute
is in the works.
this site for updated information and a detailed
obituary. May the great lawmaker and union man
(IBEW 357/AFL-CIO) rest in peace after a life admirably well-lived.