Cover photo for Ardell Rice Sr.'s Obituary
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Ardell Rice Sr.

January 30, 1939 — April 4, 2023


Ardell Rice Sr. is survived by his wife of 62 years Barbara Rice,

Children Travis Rice Sr., Ardellia Techau, Anita and Daniel Downie, and Ardell and Melinda Rice Jr, 11 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, Sisters Grace and George Bye and Judy Roach and Brother Mitchell and Teena Rice and many Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by parents Marvin and Columbia, Daughter Cathy, Granddaughter Oshena, Brother Dallas and Sisters Wanda(Hurb), and Loretta.

A dedicated and meticulous individual, Ardell Sr will be truly missed by many friends and loved ones. A worker at heart, his legacy and fighting spirit will live on in the Rice family for many years to come.

A veteran of the United States Army, Ardell Sr will be laid to rest at the Western Reserve National Cemetery.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Thursday, April 27, 2023

1:45 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery

10175 Rawiga Rd, Seville, OH 44273

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