Arthur Ray Rice died peacefully April 26, 2013, in Portland, Ore.
Art was a career military man with a combined 39 years as a flight engineer in the Air Force, Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard, garnering more than 25,000 hours flight time.
A true renaissance man, Art was happiest when he was creating and giving or doing for others. From woodworking to photography, he left a legacy of beauty for those who knew him. He will be sorely missed.
He is survived by his children Kenneth, Brenda, and William; his grandchildren Louise, Aimee and Chris; and his great-grandchildren Grace and Hazen.
Interment will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Eagle Point National Cemetery, Eagle Point, Ore. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in Davenport's Chapel of the Good Shepherd, Klamath Falls, Ore. A potluck reception for friends and family will immediately follow from 2:30 to 5 p.m. in Shasta View Grange at 5831 Shasta Way.
Davenport's Chapel of the Good Shepherd, directors, now at 2680 Memorial Drive, Klamath Falls, OR 97601, 541-883-3458 is in charge of arrangements.