BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – Gerald B. Rice Jr., 66, of Bridgeport, died Friday, Sept. 4, of cancer.
He was born on Jan. 18, 1949, to Gerald and Marion (Jost) Rice.
He was a retired computer operator, an avid New York Yankees and New York Giants fan, fisherman, and collector of Lionel trains.
He is survived by his, wife of more than 42 years, Linda Rice; his daughter Colleen Rice McDonough (Colin) of Baltic, Conn.; and his son, Gerald Rice III and his fiancée, Kristin Giblin, of Shelton, Conn..
Visitation is Tuesday, from 4-8 p.m. in the Parente-Lauro Funeral Home, 559 Washington Ave., Bridgeport.
A funeral with full military honors will be held on Wednesday at noon in St. Andrew Church, 435 Anton St., Bridgeport, with a Mass of Christian burial. Interment will follow in Mountain Grove of Easton Cemetery, Easton.
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