Marlys Ann Rice, 83

Print Article

Marlys Ann Rice, 83, of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho (formerly of Silverton, Idaho) passed away August 8, 2018 at the Schneidmiller House (Hospice House) of Coeur d’ Alene. She was born May 17, 1935 in Helena, Montana; Marlys was the daughter of Norman William and Sybil Zola (Hagen) Jackson.

Marlys moved to Coeur d’ Alene from Helena, Montana in 1945. She attended and graduated from the Coeur d’ Alene High School in 1953. Marlys attended the University of Idaho receiving a bachelors degree in elementary education; while attending the University she was a member of the Delta Gamma Sorority.

Marlys married Dr. Richard A. “Dick” Rice on August 24, 1957 in Coeur d’ Alene; Dr. Rice passed away on December 6, 2003.

Marlys served as an elementary school teacher for a few years, before becoming a full time wife and mother.

Marlys was a member of the St. Luke’s Episcopal Church of Coeur d’ Alene, a member of the Holy Trinity Episcopal Church of Wallace, a fifty year member of PEO, a fifty year member of the Order of Eastern Star and a life-time member of the Beta Sigma Phi; in earlier years, Marlys served as a Camp Fire leader.

Marlys is survived by two daughters Leslie (Scot) Cummings of Kellogg, Idaho, Lesa Huff and her companion Richard “Rick” Bullock of Post Falls, Idaho; one sister Carol Perron of Hood River, Oregon; her sister-in-law and brother-in-law Carol & Jerry Ramey of Payson, Arizona; her niece Jodie Ramey; nephews Brad Perron and Todd Ramey. Marlys was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Dr. Richard “Dick” Rice, one daughter Brenda Rice Fuller and a brother-in-law Duane Perron.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at the St. Luke’s Episcopal Church of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho. Interment will be held at the Forest Cemetery of Coeur d’ Alene. A reception/luncheon will be held at the church following services.

The family suggests that memorials may be made to the St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 501 E. Wallace Ave. Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho 83814 or to Hospice of North Idaho 2290 W. Prairie Ave. Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho 83815 or to the charity of the Donor’s choice.

One may sign Marlys’s online guest book at www.shoshonefuneralservice.com

SHOSHONE FUNERAL SERVICES KELLOGG, IDAHO is entrusted with funeral services.

Print Article

Read More Obituaries

Richard Charles Sample, 75

January 18, 2019 at 3:26 pm | Shoshone News-Press Beloved husband, father, PaPa and brother, Richard Charles Sample, 75, of Pinehurst, Idaho, passed away January 16, 2019 at Kootenai Health of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho. He was born January 21, 1943 in ...

Comments

Read More

Marshall Ray Crigger, 56

January 17, 2019 at 8:30 am | Shoshone News-Press Marshall Ray Crigger, 56, of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho passed away on January 12, 2019. He was born Sept. 21, 1962 in North Idaho to Larry and Rose (Ferger) Crigger. He was raised for most of his young...

Comments

Read More

Warren M. “Bill” Lowery, 60

January 15, 2019 at 1:35 pm | Shoshone News-Press Warren M. “Bill” Lowery, age 60, passed away of respiratory failure at 8:08 AM on November 23rd, 2018, in his Spokane residence. Bill was born on November 27th, 1957 in Lawton, OK. He left home...

Comments

Read More

Jennifer Newkirk, 48

January 10, 2019 at 9:28 am | Shoshone News-Press Surrounded by loves ones, Jennifer Newkirk, 48, of Quincy, WA passed away Friday December 21st, 2018 in Wenatchee, WA. She was born in Renton, WA at the Valley Medical Center to Raymond and Rosemar...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(208) 752-1120
620 E Mullan Ave.
P.O. Box 589
Osburn, Idaho 83849

©2019 Shoshone News Press Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X