Emma May Harris-Price

July 5, 1949 ~ April 27, 2022 (age 72)


Emma May Harris-Price - Ithaca NY
Emma Price; Age 72 went to be with her family in a better place on Apr 27th,
Born in Ithaca NY to Glendon Arthur Harris Sr & Evelyn Marie Sinn-Harris on
July 5th, 1949. Ithaca was her home town and she always said, It was home and
she wouldn't want to live anywhere else.
She was a mother of 4. Brian Eugene Brown of Bangor Maine, Fred Ormand
Brown III of Mobile Alabama, Hollis Leon Oltz Jr of Ithaca, New York and
Laureen Elosin Oltz of Danby New York, She was a mother, a sister, an aunt, a
grandma and a friend and was loved by all of those who knew her. Emma loved to
bake and sew, she loved the outdoors, especially her gardening, she loved making
crafts with her Black lab Baby and her morning cup of coffee. She loved being around
family, history, loved country music and soft rock, spring, Bald Eagles, Hawks and
Cardinals. She was a simple, caring, country girl who wasn't afraid to speak her
mind. She was loved by all who knew her.
She was predeceased by her parents Glendon and Evelyn (Sinn)Harris, Her
Granddaughter Brittany Lynn Oltz, Her Siblings Louis (Dowdie) Sinn Sr, Glendon
(Juny) Harris Jr, Lester (Lettie) Harris Sr, Evelyn (Sissy) Harris-Cornell, Frances
(Frannie) Harris-Russo and James (Jimmy) Harris, and her old black lab
Midnight. She's survived by her Beloved life partner of 9 years and caretaker Rich
Glover of Ithaca NY, Her Black Lab Baby, Her children Brian Brown of Bangor
Maine, Fred Brown III of Mobile Alabama, Hollis (Bubba) Oltz Jr of Ithaca &
Laureen (Reenie) Oltz of Danby, her brother and sister in law Richard (Rick) and
Carol Harris of Ithaca, Grandchildren, Kimberly Brown, Kayla Brown & Connor

Brown of Bangor Maine, Ashley Brown of Ovid NY, & Keven Knickerson Jr of
California, plus great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She's also survived by
her sister-in-laws Dorothy Harris & Betty Harris of Ithaca NY, Her good friends
Dinah Hale, Ray Schlather and Sue Ricardo who've stood by her throughout her
life. A Celebration of life will be announced in September. Bangs Funeral Home has arrangements, Online at

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Celebration of Life
September 1, 2022

7:00 PM
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209 W Green St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
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Funeral Service
September 1, 2022

7:00 PM
Bangs Funeral Home
209 W Green St.
Ithaca, NY 14850
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