Dansville- Burton C. “Burt” Price Sr., age 83, passed away late Tuesday evening February 21, 2017, at Highland Hospital in Rochester, following a long illness.  He was born in Dansville on January 12, 1934, a son of the late Clarence and Josephine Williams Price Jr., on April 17, 1970, he was married to the former Patricia Perry Jerome Price, who predeceased him on July 20, 2007. He was also predeceased by son in-law, Douglas Smith, a grandson, Charlie and a brother in-law Bob.  Burt was a maintenance worker at SUNY Geneseo for thirty-seven years, retiring in 1995.  He had also worked maintenance at Spring Creek Apartments in Dansville.  He was a communicant of the Holy Family Catholic Community at St. Mary’s Church in Dansville.  He was a member of the and Past Commander of the SAL at Daniel Goho Post # 87 of the American Legion, and the Frank Casbolt # 6780 VFW Post. In his free time he enjoyed gardening, woodworking and camping with family.  He had been a resident at the Mt. Morris skilled nursing home since 2013.  He made many new friends while he was there and enjoyed all the activities they provided.  He was affectionately referred to as “The Boss”  He is survived by his children; Burton (Deb) Price Jr., of Arkport, Lois Love of FL, Stewart (Pat) Jerome of Dansville, Terry (Dave) Walker of Ossian, Betsy (Bill) Smith and Kathy (Don) Kinney both of Dansville; sisters Maureen (Ron) Griswold of Perry, Theresa Mosko of Geneseo, Linda Rodgers of Batavia, Cicilia Luginbuhl and Carol Peace; a brother Clayton Price. Sixteen grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  Friends may called Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Hindle Funeral Home, Inc., 271 Main St. Dansville, where a memorial service was held on Monday at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Dansville. Online memorials may be at HindleFuneralHome.com.  Memorials may be made to the Activity Fund at the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, 11 Murray Hill Drive, Mt. Morris, NY 14510.