Joseph Jens Price is former a Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) technician and an amateur singer. He became well-known for his marriage to a former figure skater, Tonya Harding. Aside from her skating career, his wife Tonya is a former boxer and a reality television personality.
Talking about the duo’s marriage, Price is Tonya’s third husband. So, a lot of people want to know if the couple is still married? If so, how is their love life? Do they have any children together?
So, let’s uncover the truth about the life of Joseph Jens Price!
Who is Joseph Jens Price? Early Childhood Details
He is a popular celebrity spouse who was born on May 21, 1968, in Yacolt, Washington, the United States. As of 2022, his age is 52. Unfortunately, there isn’t much information available on his childhood and his parents.
Talking about his ethnicity, Joseph has mixed ancestry and holds American citizenship.
What Does Joseph Jens Price Do? Details on His Career
Sources say, following his graduation, Joseph went through lots of odd jobs until starting his profession as a technician. He worked as a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning technician. He was an expert in dealing with heaters and air conditioners while working as an HVAC technician.
In addition to working as a technician, Price has also a gifted voice who once worked at a karaoke bar “Timbers.” He there used to entertain the customers with his melodic voice. Not to forget, it was also where Price met his wife Tonya Harding.
At present, Tonya’s hubby works as a woodworker. Back in 2014, his wife Tonya said to The Oregonlive that she often accompanies her husband in his sporadical woodworking jobs.
Short Bio of His Wife Tonya Harding
Tonya Harding aka Tonya Maxene Harding was born on November 12, 1970, in Portland, Oregon. She is a former American figure skater, boxer, and reality television star.
In fact, Harding was raised by her mother who enrolled her in ice skating at the age of three. She attended Milwaukie High School but left the school to focus her career on skating and soon after earned a General Educational Development Certificate in 1988.
As for her skating career, Tonya won the 1989 Skate America competition. She later also won the 1991 and 1994 U.S. championships. Talking more about her awards and accomplishments, Harding is a two-time Olympian who also has won Skate America Championship twice.
Moving on, Tonya also had a short boxing career. In 2003, she made her debut in women’s professional boxing against Samantha Browning.
How Did Joseph Jens Price Meet His Wife, Tonya Harding?
As we said earlier, Joseph used to perform in a karaoke bar and it was where the technician met his future wife Harding. As per sources, Tonya first noticed him while Price was singing the song Great Ball of Fire and immediately fell in love with him.
She was mesmerized by his singing style and eyes. Harding once said in an interview with New York Times,
“I’m going, ‘Damn, he’s got beautiful eyes. I mean the eyes are the center of your soul, okay? You might have a nice butt, but I want to see the eyes.”
Harding First Proposed To Her Husband Joseph: Their Wedding
Soon after the love birds met for the first time, they began dating and were madly in love with each other. After dating for a couple of months, Tonya was the one who decided to take their relationship to another level. In fact, the former figure skater proposed to him, not Price.
As for their wedding, the couple exchanged vows on June 23, 2010. And only their closest friends and family members attended their wedding held in Washington.
According to many tabloids, Pastor Lloyd Ward of the Community Church of God conducted their big day. At the time of their marriage, Price was 42 years old whereas Tonya was 39.
Besides, Tonya’s friend, a Deputy Auditor, Karen was the one who issued their marriage license. She also described Joseph as a “real nice, blue collar-type guy.”
So, the main question is are they still in a relationship? The answer is a capital Yes!. The two love birds are still sharing the same bond and are happily married.
On June 27, 2022, Tonya posted their wedding photo on the occasion of their 12th anniversary. He wrote,
“Happy anniversary to my loving husband of 12 wonderful years thank you for your love trust and faith in me I love you today tomorrow and always.”
The couple is currently living with their son Gordon in their beautiful home in Vancouver.
Joseph is Tonya Harding’s Third Husband
Before Joseph, his wife was married twice. Tonya was first in a marital relationship with Jeff Gillooly in 1990. But, three years after their marriage, they went their separate ways in 1993.
Moving on, the infamous attacker later married Michael Smith in 1995. Nevertheless, similar to her first marriage, the two also divorced in 1996.
Joseph is The Father of a Child With His Wife Harding
The duo is blessed with a child, a son Gordon. Their kid was born on February 19, 2011, in Washington. It was like a miracle when the duo became parents for the first time as in the past the doctor already said that Harding couldn’t have any kids. One of her friends Don Horn said,
“She’s always wanted a baby, She was told she could never have a child … and guess what? It really is a miracle and she really is very happy.”
Price Net Worth
There is no factual information regarding his total net worth but we can say that Joseph has accumulated a lot of wealth working as an HVAC technician and woodworker.
Similarly, his other half, Tonya Harding is estimated to have a fortune of $150 thousand; most of which came from her career as a figure skater and working on reality TV shows.
Social Media Handles
Just like most celebrity spouses, Joseph is also inactive on social media. He prefers to stay away from the limelight to spend time with his family.
Whereas, his wife Tonya is pretty much active on social media like Twitter and Instagram. She mostly shares about her family on her social media handles.