Gerald LeRoy Rice
Date of birth: January 24 1939
Date of death: July 5 2019
In Loving Memory of Gerald LeRoy Rice
Jan. 24, 1939 to July 5, 2019
Gerald LeRoy Rice passed away peacefully with family by his side at the age of 80.
He residence was in Canby, OR. He was a fighter battling pancreatic cancer for 2 1/2 years.
He was born in Cottage Grove, OR. Jan 24, 1939 to Cecil & Merilda Rice. He served in the US Marine Corps, was a truck driver, a cowboy, then a facility manager at Milwaukie school district when he retired. He was a kind and generous man. He was never without his cowboy boots and cowboy hat.
He Preceded By: Son-Jerry Smith (Yori) & three grandchildren, daughter, Victoria Simms (Rodney), 5 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. His Siblings:Brothers-Marvin Rice (Darlene), Bill Rice (Bonnie) Larry Rice. Sisters:Jean Hille (Larry) & Connie Reed (Luke).
Celebration of Life will be held on July 20, 2019 @ 1:00 pm
Location: 24700 S.Sparrow Crt. Canby, Or. 97013
4 tribute candles have been lit
Candle lit by Staff at Crown Memorial Center Our sincere condolences.
Candle lit by Julia and Mike Toney Was loved by many and will be remembered by all
Candle lit by Wendi Rest In Peace Jerry. It was my pleasure to meet you!
Candle lit by Lynda and Ron Blank What a gentle sole! We will miss you Jerry! Love, hugs and prayers to all who loved him!