& Tributes

Immediate Need

Your Funeral



The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Floyd Prince can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Floyd "Kenny" Prince


EAST LIVERPOOL – Floyd Kenneth “Kenny” Prince, of Sprucevale Road in East Liverpool, passed away Saturday May 5, 2018 in the East Liverpool City Hospital at 7:30 p.m. following a brief illness. He was 82.

Born in East Liverpool, June 11, 1935, he was the son of the late Floyd Carter and Mildred McComas Prince. A member of the East Liverpool High School Class of 1953, he had also attended Ohio University. Kenny was a U.S. Army veteran. A resident of this area most of his life, he worked as an agent for the Allstate Insurance Company for over 30 years.

Kenny was also a member of the Riddle Lodge No. 315, Free & Accepted Masons.

He is survived by his wife, Joan Watkins Prince, whom he married on May 4, 1956, and a daughter, Kathy Wilson, and her husband Gregg, of Auburndale, Florida. There are five grandchildren, David Dorow, Amy Dorow, Sara Wilson, Rachel Wilson, and Abigail Woodworth and her husband James, as well as two great-grandchildren, Micah Wilson and Hailey Woodworth. He is also survived by a brother Robert Prince. Kenny also leaves behind his canine companion Heidi Soo.

Kenny was preceded in death by a daughter, Deborah Ann Bower on March 8, 2017.

Friends may visit Tuesday afternoon and evening at the Dawson Funeral Home where the family will be present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Pastor Tom Schneidmiller will conduct a funeral service Wednesday at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. A Masonic service will be held Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Burial will be at Columbiana County Memorial Park.

To send flowers to the family of Floyd "Kenny" Prince, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos
Book of Memories

Proudly Serving the Communities of East Liverpool and the entire Tri-State Area

215 West Fifth Street | East Liverpool, OH 43920 | Fax: 330-385-1163 | Email: