Alonzo Rice

Rice, P.G.E.R Brother Alonzo "Scooter" Of Aurora, IL, born July 28, 1930 in Clay, Kentucky. He moved to Aurora, IL in the early 50's. He passed away to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents Alonzo Rice, Sr. and Rachael Arnette, and daughter Cristine Seafs. He leaves his beloved wife Brenda Rice, of Aurora, IL; one son - Angelo (Brenda) Rice of Las Vegas, NV; 3 daughters - Akila Rice of Huntsville, AL; Ta'Borcia Winston and Ja'Kiya Rice of Aurora, IL; 14 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, a host of nieces and nephews and relatives. In 1977 Mr. Rice was the founder of the Penny Club known as Aurora Elks Lodge #1682. He then became the commander of American Legion Post #798. He also became an Order of Mason #33. He then joined the Fraternal Order of Eagles as a member. He was later elected as president. His homegoing will be Saturday, April 12 at 11:00 a.m. at New Community Baptist Church in Aurora, IL. James Funeral Service is serving the family 630-851-6503.

Funeral Home

James Funeral Home - Aurora
204 Hill Avenue  Aurora, IL 60505
(630) 851-6503

Published in Beacon News on Apr. 10, 2014