David R. Rice, 58, of Vernon Hills, passed away suddenly Jan. 5, 2018 at Advocate Condell Med. Ctr. David was born in Chicago, had been a resident of Vernon Hills for the past 25 years, was an avid Chicago sports fan and was a dedicated coach for the Vernon Hills Baseball and Basketball Traveling Teams. David will be fondly remembered as a devoted family man.
David is survived by his loving wife Roseann, nee Nocco, of 36 years of marriage; his dearest children Samantha and Timothy; his dear father Richard; his fond siblings Denise (Jim) Burns, Dennis, Donald (Kathy) and Dianne (John) Sprenger; his beloved mother-in-law Bessie Mantes and his numerous nieces and nephews. David is preceded in death by his mother Grace (nee Germanier) Rice.
Funeral Mass will be 10:00 am Tuesday Jan. 9 at St. Mary of Vernon Catholic Church, 236 Rt. 45 Indian Creek, IL. Visitation Monday Jan. 8 from 4-8 pm at McMurrough Funeral Chapel, 101 Park Place (Rt. 176, 1 Blk East of Rt. 21) Libertyville and Tues. 9:30am until time of Mass at St. Mary’s Church. Entombment Elmwood Cemetery, River Grove, IL. Memorial contributions made to the American Heart Assn would be greatly appreciated. Funeral info (847) 362-2626 and libertyvillefuneralhome.com