Nancy Ellen Day Rose Price born 12/11/40 passed away peacefully on 6/7/19.
She grew up in Richmond CA, graduating from Harry Ells High School in June 1958.
Daughter of Eloise Krumdick Day Rose and Harry Rose. Her birth father Harry Day passed away when she was very young and she was adopted by Harry Rose who she referred to as daddy.
After getting married Nancy lived in Germany for several years before moving back to Richmond. In the mid 70s they moved their family out to Brentwood. While raising her three daughters she worked as a bookkeeper and was very involved in the parents club for Brentwood Schools for many years. She continued her work as a bookkeeper until she took a job with the Contra Costa Times in the early 2000s. She finally retired a few years ago after working for the Times for a decade.
She was a huge Oakland A’s fan and NASCAR enthusiast. She thoroughly enjoyed going to A’s games, watching them on TV, spending time a Sonoma Raceway and watching NASCAR on TV.
Survived by her 3 daughters Donna, Cheryl and Michelle, son in laws Dennis and Lars and grandchildren Sammy, Nickolas, Timothy and Stephanie. She’s also survived by 2 sister in laws Carole and Lou, Brother in law John, nieces Renee and Cindy and nephew Ray along with many great nieces and nephews. Ex-husband Leonard and her favorite “chosen” daughter Jemma. She is also survived by her very best childhood friend Cathy Ludwig. She will be greatly missed by all that loved and adored her.