Susan Rice, 57

Susan Kay Rice, 57, of Wabash, died at 7:45 a.m., Friday, Dec. 28, 2018, at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis.

She was born Oct. 26, 1961, in Huntington, to Robert E. and Emma Lou (Stone) Rice.

Susan was a 1980 graduate of Northfield High School and attended Ball State University. She worked at Modoc's in Wabash.  She attended the Lagro United Methodist Church. Susan enjoyed horseback riding and gardening. 

She is survived by her siblings, Thomas (Melissa) Rice of Lagro, Barbara (Dennis) Biehl of North Manchester, Steven (Carolyn) Rice of Lagro, Jane (Tim) Houlihan and Laurie (Randy) Shafer, both of Wabash, and her aunt, Ruth Ellen Stone of North Manchester.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with David Phillips officiating.  Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery, Lagro.  Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Animal Shelter of Wabash County.

The memorial guest book for Susan may be signed at

Posted on 2018 Dec 30