Nancy Rice (nee Quinlevan) of Grafton, formerly of Mequon and Bayside, died July 16, 2009, at age 77.
Nancy was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She had a true love for life, a gift she shared with all. She loved to entertain family and friends with a good party. Smiles, laughter and good cheer made life complete for Nancy.
She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Bob; children, Bob (Tracey), Debbie (Ray) Halvorson, Peggy, Bill (Lisa), J.P. (Martha) and Gina (Mike) Bartelt; grandchildren, Jake, Jenny, Jaime, Val, Andy, Bill, Ryan, Kelsey, Patrick, Collin and Libby; great-grandchild, Gracie Mae; brothers- and sisters-in-law, Mo Quinlevan, Sheldon (Sally) Rice, Dick (Terry) Rice, Marge Rice and Kate Rice-Pruit; other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Richard Quinlevan and Jack (Nancy) Quinlevan.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated July 20 at St. Robert Catholic Church, Shorewood. Interment was at Holy Cross Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Eastern Wisconsin, 8948 W. Watertown Plank Road, Wauwatosa, WI 53226.
Feerick Funeral Home handled the arrangements.