Claude Wellington Price, Jr.
June 24, 1930
March 13, 2009
1947-48 East Hampton High School - Connecticut (High School)
1948-49 Teachers College of Connecticut (College)
1952-53 Middletown Guards (ABL)
Born to Claude and Gertrude Price in Portland, Connecticut, Claude junior moved with the family to Canada shortly thereafter. They returned the U.S. a few years later, settling in East Hampton, Connecticut. Price attended East Hampton HS and played basketball at the Teachers College of Connecticut (now Central Connecticut State University.) Price served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War and he played one game for the Middletown Guards in the ABL after his service. He would move from East Granby, Connecticut, to Dunnellon, Florida, in 1974.
Claude married Alice in 1956 and they had one son, Scott (1965-2010) and two daughters.