Charles Frederick Rice, 84 of Elsmere died Sunday, April 17, 2016 at St. Elizabeth Healthcare Covington. He was a Mechanical Engineer for 30 years at Cincinnati Milacron.
Charles was an Air Force veteran who served in the Korean Conflict. He was a member of Union Baptist Church who enjoyed vegetable gardening and recreational walking.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia (Kaiser) Rice; parents, Charley and Jessie (Lipscomb) Rice; and sister, Mildred Peters.
Survivors include daughter, Kathy (Chris) Esz of Florence; granddaughter, Jessica (Phil) Pakulski; grandson, Christopher Esz; and great grandsons, Carter and Camden Pakulski.
Visitation is Wednesday, April 20, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 Noon at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Erlanger. Funeral Service to follow at 12:00 Noon at the funeral home. Interment, with military honors, at Highland Cemetery, Fort Mitchell.
Memorials are suggested to the Kidney Foundation of Cincinnati, 2200 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45206.