Ronald L. “Ron” Rice, 65, of Greenville, passed away late Monday afternoon, November 24, 2014, at the Village Green Health Care Center in Greenville.
He was born October 16, 1949, in Dayton, Ohio, a son of Robert L. Rice of Greenville and the late Vina Opal (Hill) Rice.
In addition to his mother, Ron was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Ann (Dininger) Rice.
He had owned and operated the former Darke County Radiator in Greenville and later had driven truck for Clopay.
He is survived by his sons, Kirk (Nicole) Rice of Greenville, and Scott (Amy) Rice of Rossburg; grandchildren, Jeffrey (Amber), Jordan, Sara, Hanna, and Nathanael; and a great grandson, Zander.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m., Sunday, November 30, at the Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville with Pastor Ron Isom officiating. Private burial will take place at a later date in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Greenville.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 3 p.m. until the time of services at 4 p.m.. The family requests that memorial contributions be given to Heartland Hospice.
Condolences may be left for the family at www.oliverfloyd.com