Rice canobitsOLDS (Rice), Gwendolyn Marie (1924-2013) – Passed away at Valley Park Lodge on February 28th.  Dear mother of Michael Rice and his wife Linda of Nova Scotia and Chris of Toronto.  Dear grandmother of Wendy of Cochrane, Alberta, Max of Thailand, Gwen of Halifax, Nova Scotia and Dorothy Rice of Vancouver, BC.  Predeceased by her parents Leo C. Olds and Dorothy (Parker) Olds Oct 23, 81 & July 9, 79 . respectively.  She is also predeceased by her brothers Benjamin Olds and his wife Maxine of Cambridge; Jack Olds and his wife Elsie and their son Richard of Toronto and nephew Alan of England.  Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.

Gwen was a former Air Force Wireless Op in Eastern Air Command during WWII.  Active in the community, having served on many boards.  She worked for Oneida Canada for a number of years in several capacities.  Her last vocation was Real Estate after retiring from Oneida.  She was an independent thinker and not afraid to stand up and be counted.

At Mrs. Rice’s request cremation has taken place.  Interment will follow at a later date in Bayview Cemetery, Port Rowan.  There will be no public visitation.  Memorial contributions to St. John’s Anglican Church Building Fund in Port Rowan or to the charity of your choice.  Arrangements entrusted to MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME 5917 Main Street, Niagara Falls.

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