Richard "Dicka" Rice, 53, of Greenville, NH, formerly of Pepperell, MA, passed away on Saturday, February 8, 2014, after a long battle with cancer. Born in Groton, MA, on June 28, 1960, to the late Roger & Carolyn (Cornellier) Rice. Rick grew up in Pepperell and spent most of his life there. He attended North Middlesex Regional High School. He worked many years doing carpentry work. Rick was an avid sports fan. He loved watching all sports, playing golf and was always seen around town riding his bicycle. Besides his parents, Rick was predeceased by his brothers Roger and Randy and his sister Carolyn. He is survived by a daughter Sarah Rice, his brothers Robert Rice and his wife Melissa of Greenville, N.H., and Ronnie Rice of Pepperell, MA. He was a loving Uncle to 3 nephews, Nick Rice, Robert Rice Jr., & Ryan Rice of Greenville, NH, and 2 Nieces, Shasta Rice of Clearwater, FL, & Andrea Rice of Greenville, NH.
Many thanks to our cousin Carol Vanvalkenburg for being by his side till the end and always making sure he was taken care of.
February 12, 2014
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM