Kevin K. Rice Sr. (1963 — 2019)

Kevin K. Rice Sr., age 56, of Edon, Ohio, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, at Sierra Providence West Hospital in El Paso, Texas. Kevin enjoyed spending time with his kids and granddaughters, carpentry, fishing and camping. He was a truck driver for Jordan Carriers and previously with Northern States Transportation. Kevin worked in construction prior to driving and loved building things.

Kevin K. Rice was born on April 16, 1963, in Salem, Oregon, the son of Frank J. and Maude M. (Hatfield) Rice Sr. He married Sherri L. Fowler on March 12, 1982, in Bryan, and she survives.

Kevin is also survived by his sons, Kevin (Robinne) Rice Jr. of Hicksville and Greg (Amanda) Rice of Edon; granddaughters, Brenna, McKenna, April, Savannah and Rylee; siblings, Stan (Janice) Rice of Las Vegas, Nevada, Scott Rice of Edon, Juanita (Terry) Mocherman of Hamilton, Indiana, Marcella Gonzales of Edon, Regina (John) Phipps of Angola, Juan (Heather) Gonzales of Edon, Matt (Cindy) Gonzales of Edon, Carrie (Tim) Miller of Edon, Amanda Ross of Cincinnati, Ohio, and John Armstrong of Middletown, Ohio; his mother, Maude Armstrong of Edon; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Frank Rice Sr.; brother, Frank Rice Jr.; and stepfather, Dale Armstrong.

Visitation will be held from 1-5 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019, in the Krill Funeral Home, 204 W. Indiana St., Edon. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 14, 2019, in the funeral home with Pastor John MacFarlane officiating. Interment will follow at Rogers Cemetery.

Memorials are requested to the family.

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