Timothy W. Rice
Emerson, formerly of Paramus - Timothy W. Rice, 42, of Emerson, formerly of Paramus, passed away on Saturday, June 12, 2021. Timothy was a graduate of Bergen Catholic High School (96') and received an Associate Degree from Bergen County Community College. Before retiring, Timothy was most recently a Lieutenant for the Hackensack Fire Department and a Captain for the Paramus Fire Department. Tim was also a Dispatcher for the Paramus Police Department for 24 years. He was known as a fun-loving guy to all of his friends; a loyal Giants and Notre Dame football fan; and enjoyed spending time in Wildwood Crest with family and friends.
Beloved husband of Regina Rice (nee Reichert). Loving father to Aubrey and Timothy Jr. Cherished son of Dale and William Rice and son-in-law of the late Rosemary and Richard Reichert. Treasured brother of Noreen (Dave) Veffer, Kathryn (Carmine) Maceri, and William (Victoria) Rice, Jr. Dear grandson of Frances and the late Joseph Whitbeck and the late Maureen and John Rice. Loved also by nieces and nephew, Natalie, Bryanna, Carmine, and the late Arya as well as many aunts, uncles, and cousins. To say he will be missed is an understatement.
Family will receive friends on Monday, June 14, 2021 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the Vander Plaat Memorial Home, 113 South Farview Avenue, Paramus, NJ. Funeral Service from the Vander Plaat Memorial Home on Tuesday at 9:30am, then to Our Lady of the Visitation R.C. Church, 234 N. Farview Avenue, Paramus, NJ, for a 10 am Mass of Christian Burial. Interment immediately following at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus, NJ.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions in Timothy's memory may be made to Farview Fire Co. #4 Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 2, Paramus, NJ, 07653.
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Published by The Record/Herald News from Jun. 13 to Jun. 14, 2021.