Teddy "Winifred" H. Rice, age 90, of Addison, NY unexpectedly passed away on Sunday, March 4, 2018 while visiting her son in College Station, TX. Teddy was born May 6, 1927 in Corning, NY to Harry and Winifred Frazer. She married Burdette Rice in 1946 and was predeceased by him on March 23, 1999.
Teddy will be remembered as a kind hearted and loving mother, grandmother and friend to many. She was a strong woman who faced cancer three times, never giving up her zest for life.
She enjoyed traveling and the adventure; whether just simply camping locally or traveling to Europe. She was very close to her grandchildren and enjoyed baking, playing cards and trips to the casino. Later in her life she enjoyed dancing with her partner, Randy Whiteman.
She is survived by her 4 loving children: Dale (Antonio LaPastina) Rice of College Station, TX, Betsy Rice-Roberts, Clay, NY, Sandra (Dave) Rice-Veley of Rochester, NY, Kevin (Deborah) Rice of Pittsford, NY; 7 grandchildren: Amy, Ailish, Caitlin, Sam, Rebecca, James, Thomas; 2 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donation can be directed to the Addison Ambulance Corp, 35 Tuscarora Street, Addison, NY 14801.
Family and friends are invited to call at Carpenter-Flint Funeral Home, 10 Wall St. Addison, NY 14801 on Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 3:00pm-6:00pm. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Monday at 10:00am with Rev. Mark Flandereau officiating. Burial will be private in Addison Rural Cemetery.