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RICE, Wanda M.

RICE - Wanda M. July 12, 2018, born in Apalachin, NY. Wanda was predeceased by husband Frederick W. Rice. They resided in Canisteo, NY, Schaefferstown, PA and Grand Island. Survived by her children, Dr. Marilyn (Donald) Staffo of Tuscaloosa, AL, Gary (Joanne) Rice of Howard, NY, Nancy (William) Cliff of Grand Island and William (Debbie) Rice of Friendsville, TN; 12 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Survived by brother Norman (Jean) Churchill of Youngstown, OH, brother-in-law David Rice of Rome, PA, sister-in-law Janet Rice of Binghamton, NY and numerous nieces and nephews. Daughter of the late Sylvanus and Mabel Churchill. Raised in Windham Township, PA, she graduated from Nichols High School, Penn State and Syracuse University. She served as a Navy Wave during WWII and was a Librarian at Baldwin Wallace College, Kent State University, Cornell University and the Wimodaugsian Public Library in Canisteo, NY. Memorial Services will be held Saturday at 11 AM at Cornerstone Church, 1290 Whitehaven Rd., Grand Island. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lebanon VA Medical Center (https://www.volunteer.va.gov/apps/Volunteer Now/). Arrangements by Kaiser Funeral Home

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