William N. Rice, 73, of Ambler, died Wednesday, Jan. 2, in his home. He was the husband of Maureen A. (O'Donnell) Rice.
Born in Coaldale, he was a son of the late William N. and Lucille Sara (Hoffman) Rice, and was raised in Tamaqua.
He was an Army
veteran of the Vietnam War
Surviving in addition to his widow are four children, Eric (Peggyann) of Horsham, Ceri Renee (Stephen) Galati of Mullica Hill, N.J., and Cier Rice and Rice (Brian) Ingram, both of Ambler; five sisters and nine grandchildren.