William D. Price
April 2, 1977 - July 9, 2017
William David Price, 40, a 2-year resident of Glen Burnie, died Sunday, July 9, 2017. Bill was born April 2, 1977 in New Jersey to William and Betty Price. Growing up, he always sought knowledge and challenges. Bill loved water sports and the outdoors, and made Eagle Scout at 13.
Bill graduated from the Naval Academy in 1999 with a BS in Systems Engineering. He served honorably in the Navy for 10 years in the submarine force as a Navigator on multiple deployments. Bill continued his education in Monterey, CA by earning a Masters in Astronautical Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School and a Masters in Engineering Management from Old Dominion University. After leaving the Navy, he enrolled in Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and earned a PhD in Engineering Physics. Not only did he excel in education, but he genuinely enjoyed learning at every possible opportunity.
Bill worked for Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab for 3 years as a non-profit engineer on the Navy’s cutting-edge technology. In his free time, he loved taking his family out on his boat, the Millennium Pelican. He had a passion for technical diving in exotic places around the world. With friends and family, he loved playing board games that challenged everyone. Always up for new experiences, he traveled the world and began exploring his culinary talents. He was full of life and brought joy to all around him. Bill was fearless in everything he did as a man of principle who stood by his convictions. He was a kid at heart and the life of the party. Bill loved his wife deeply and was very proud of his brother.
Bill is survived by his beloved wife of 2 years, Lisa Price, father William Price, mother Betty Price, and brother Christopher Price and his wife Amy.
Ways to Honor Bill's Legacy
Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060 or https://donatenow.heart.org/.
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