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Kathleen E. Rice (Evans)

June 13, 1955 - February 4, 2021

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Kathleen Evans Rice, 65 of Shavertown, passed away Thursday, February 4, 2021 at The Gardens in Easton after a long hard fought battle with cancer.

Kathy was born in Wilkes Barre, daughter of the late Jerome P. and Jean M. (Purcell) Evans. She graduated from James M. Coughlin High School, Wilkes-Barre, Class of 1973, and worked in the food service industry at Wilkes University.

Kathy was a loving soul and an amazing grandmother. She was an avid fan of the Philadelphia Eagles and loved watching every game with her friends every Sunday.

Surviving are her husband Joseph Rice of Shavertown with whom she was married for 31 years, daughter, Kathleen Wojtash, son in law Frank Wojtash, grandsons Frank Wojtash and Zachary Wojtash, all of Plains as well as her sisters Jean Marie Lazarski and husband Jim of Newark, Delaware, Carol and Hank Cierniakoski of Wilkes Barre, and Betty Ann Lucas and partner Bill Stepanski of Plymouth and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family from the Corcoran Funeral Home, Inc., 20 South Main Street, Plains, PA 18705

Memorial Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 190 Welles Street, #118, Forty Fort, PA 18704, in Kathy’s memory.


Phone 570-823-1358
Fax 570-829-6699


20 South Main St.
Plains, PA 18705

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