William O. Rice, 94, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Fort Dodge.


 William O. Rice, 94, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at Fort Dodge.
    He was born Dec. 28, 1916, to Burt and Rachel (Davis) Rice at Garfield. He married Maryan M. Burcher on Aug. 11, 1936, at Garfield. She preceded him in death on Dec. 13, 2003.
    He was a longtime resident of Kinsley and a blacksmith and welder.
    Survivors include several nieces and nephews.
    The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at McKillip Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, Kinsley, with the Rev. Aaron Kirkwood presiding. Burial will be in the Garfield Cemetery.