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Rice, John

In Loving Memory

Rice, John Lonnie

September 25, 1931 - November 27, 2023

passed away on Monday, November 27, 2023.

Beloved husband of the late Eileen Ann Rice (nee Dickneite); dearest father of Douglas (Elvira) Rice, Gregory (Bonnie) Rice and Karen (Randy) Medved; dear grandpa of Darren (Lori) Rice, Kristie (Mike) Hanna, Kevin (Jami) Rice, Allison (Austin) Ploeger, Jennifer Rice, Katie (David) Rice, David (Amanda) Rice, Melissa (Andrew) LaRose, Melanie Medved and Megan (Tyler) Wright; great-pawpaw of 20; brother, brother-in-law, uncle, cousin and friend of many.

John owned Commercial Electric Motor Service since 1966.  His hobbies included going to Soulard and New Orleans, his “Friday Garage Crew” and drinking moonshine.

Visitation Friday, December 1, 10:00 a.m. until Service 12:00 NOON at KUTIS AFFTON CHAPEL, 10151 Gravois Rd. Interment Resurrection Cemetery.  In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the American Heart Association, 12400 Olive Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63141. https://www.heart.org/


4 thoughts on “Rice, John Lonnie”

  1. We’re very sorry for your Families loss. John was a great man and will be missed by many. You are all in our thoughts and Prayers.

    The Heimos Family

  2. Grandpa was truly a class act! He always made us feel so welcome in his home and for that we will be forever grateful. We will miss his smile and kind heart. Please be comforted by how many people he positively impacted.


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