November 20, 1962 - March 8, 2015


Funeral services will be at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud, MN for Kathleen Jo Rice age 52 of St. Cloud, MN. She died on Sunday, March 8, 2015 at the St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud after a courageous battle with cancer. The Reverend Al Stangl will be the celebrant. Burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery, St. Cloud, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services at St. Peter’s Catholic Church.
Kathy was born on November 20, 1962, in St. Cloud, MN, the daughter of Douglas and Rita (Lange) Rice. She grew up in St. Cloud where she graduated from Apollo High School in 1981. During her working career she worked as a receptionist at Dan Marsh Drug, Herberger’s, PrimeVest and ING Direct.

She was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church in St. Cloud. Kathy was a very loving person, who loved her family, boyfriend Terry, nieces and nephews, and her three special cats.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, and two brothers-in-law, Bruce Kranz, and Roger Laudenbach.

Kathy is survived by her parents of St. Cloud, her long-time companion, Terry Wilkins of Milaca, MN, four sisters, Sandra Laudenbach of St. Cloud, Cheryl (Andrew McClenahan) Kranz of Thief River Falls, MN, Laura (Tim Jansky) Rice of Sartell, MN, and Peggy (Bill) Rieland of Melrose, MN, nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends.