Ellen Cantor Rice

Ellen Cantor Rice, age 82, of Maurertown, Virginia passed away at Winchester Memorial Hospital on March 6th, 2016. She was born in Washington, DC. Ellen worked for 29 years as a secretary for the Army Corps of Engineers. She enjoyed vacations at Disney World and St. Pete’s Beach in Florida.

Ellen is survived by her husband Paul Rice; her son Michael Rice and significant other, Tammie Forbes and his daughters Jera Rice and J.C. Freed and husband Elliot as well as two greatgrandchildren: Blaire and Gwen Freed; her daughter Susan Hale and husband Peyton and their four sons Peyton III, Austin, Harrison, and Carson Hale.

Her memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 12th at Zion Christian Church at 2 pm. Reverend Sharon Waters will officiate. In lieu of flowers please consider donating to the Alzheimer’s Foundation.

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3 Condolences to Ellen Cantor Rice

  1. Josie Harris says:

    Ellen was a wonderful woman I loved working with her.she made me laugh many of times . So sorry to hear her pass so soon she will be missed by many . Bless her family during these hard times.

  2. Kevin Clayborn says:

    Aunt Ellen was such a sweet lady. As a kid, I always thought it funny that as a form of exclamation, she would say: “Good Night!” I will hold my memories dear. Thoughts and prayers for God’s comfort to Uncle Paul, Sue, Michael, all her grandkids and others. We will see her smiling face in the next world!

  3. Richard Canter Jr says:

    Ellen was one of the nicest ladies I’ve ever known. She always made us feel welcome everytime we were able to visit. My thoughts and prayers go out to Paul, Michael, Susan and the rest of the family. I know how much you’re going to miss having her around. God bless you all, and I’m sorry I wasn’t able to come to the service.

    Love always, Rick and family