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Clarence Leslie Rice
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Birth: Mar. 23, 1891
Aroma Park
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 26, 1942
Kankakee
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA

Obituary:
Clarence Rice, 52, of 921 South Osborn Avenue, was killed yesterday afternoon when dragged under the blade of a tractor-drawn plow on the Swan farm a mile south of Aroma Park where he was operating the tractor and plow for his nephew Trevelyn Riggs. According to information given Coroner Ed P. Madison, he fell or was thrown from the tractor seat under the plow and was dragged as the tractor went in circles, finally stopped itself. He was dead when found by another nephew of Riggs, Loren Rice, 30, St. Anne rural route 3, plowing in the same field.

Hold Inquest Today - Coroner Madison was to conduct the inquest late this afternoon. The Body is at the Hertz funeral home where friends may call afternoon Thursday. Mr. Rice is survived by the widow June, a daughter Mrs. Helen Barringer of Sunland, California, and a sister Mrs. Florence Sells of Kankakee. A machinist and engineer, Rice had been a thresher at the Kankakee state hospital for 25 years. -Kankakee Republican News, Wednesday, May 27, 1942

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 Parents:
  Thomas Joseph Rice (1850 - 1925)
  Alice A. Haynes Rice (1850 - 1925)
 
 Spouse:
  June E. Wadley Rice Allie Tobin (1891 - 1981)*
 
 Children:
  Helen Margaret Rice Baringer (1913 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  Myrtle Rice (1874 - 1893)*
  Charles Melvin Rice (1875 - 1938)*
  Harry Stone Rice (1876 - 1928)*
  Laura E. Rice Riggs (1879 - 1919)*
  Bertha Rice Michels-Schmidt (1885 - 1937)*
  Florence Helen Rice Sells (1888 - 1954)*
  Clarence Leslie Rice (1891 - 1942)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Aroma Park Cemetery
Aroma Park
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Smith
Originally Created by: Leona A. Mathis
Record added: Jun 01, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7521223
Clarence Leslie Rice
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Clarence Leslie Rice
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 Added: Aug. 7, 2014

- God Bless & R.I.P. ~ Daughter Of An Angel ~
 Added: Jan. 16, 2006
 
 
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