Gaylord Duane Rice


Gaylord Duane Rice, a native of Cooperstown, PA and longtime resident of Saint Charles, MO, passed away at the age of 75 on Monday, April 22, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Irene Rice; his grandson, Jarrett Bertocchini; and his sister, Wilma Jane Dick.

He is survived by his wife, Janet Francis Rice; his children, Jennifer (Danny) Bertocchini, Douglas (Cassie) Rice, and Pamela (Matthew Thompson) Rice; his grandchildren, Marissa Bertocchini, Reagan Rice, Valerie Rice, and Cpl. Zachary Callahan, USMC; his brother-in-law, Emerson Dick; and his sister-in-law, Carol (Ron) Harris.

Memorial contributions may be made in Duane's honor to Maryland Heights Church of Christ, Camp Ne-O-Tez, or Union Missouri High School Band.

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Published on April 27, 2019
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C. S
May 09, 2019
Please accept this sincere note of sympathy regarding the loss of your dear loved one. May these few words ease your pain. No matter how long our loved ones have lived, they leave behind a void in our hearts. The bible promises at Revelations 21:4, that soon death and pain will be no more.
Andrea Bellin Plummer
Apr 27, 2019
I will miss my neighbor forever. RI P