Dorothy Rice, age 88 years, of Manomet, died Thursday, April 13, 2023 at the Beth Israel – Deaconess Hospital in Boston. She was the wife of the late William Rice, and the daughter of the late Howard and Dorothy (Armstrong) Chace. Born in Fall River on August 31, 1934, after graduating from Middleboro High School, and marrying William, she made her home in Manomet for most of her life. She enjoyed crocheting, knitting, bowling and cooking. She also enjoyed sewing and was active with the 4H Club with the sewing circle which helped to start the sewing circle. She was a founding member of the Plymouth Moose Lodge in Manomet.
Dorothy will be sadly missed by her son Mark Rice and his wife Colleen of Carver, and Steven Rice and his companion Katherine Madden of Manomet. She also leaves her gloving grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Mildred Copeland and George Chace.
Visiting hours will be held in the CARTMELL – DAVIS LIFE CELEBRATION FUNERAL HOME, 619 State Rd., Plymouth (MANOMET) on Thursday, April 27, 2023 from 4:00PM – 6:30PM, followed by a service at 6:30PM. Interment will be in Mt. Prospect Cemetery in Bridgewater on Friday at 12:00PM.