CUNNINGHAM — Tamara Jean Rice, 71, passed away Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at her home. She was born August 26, 1949 in Dundee, Illinois to Robert Emmitt and Berniece (Blodorn) Hopp. Tamara married Kenneth Rice on October 2, 1971 at United Methodist Church in Dundee. They were married for 49 years.
Tamara graduated from Dundee High School in 1967. She owned and operated an in home daycare for 20 years. She was a member of First Methodist Church of Elgin, United Methodist Women and PTA when her son was in school. She enjoyed cross-stitch, quilting and attending car shows.
She is survived by her husband, Kenneth of Cunningham; son, Mark Rice of Cunningham; brother, Steve Hopp of Crystal Lake, Illinois; and granddaughter, Hailie Hindman of Preston.
Tamara is preceded in death by her parents.
Cremation has taken place. Visitation with family will be Saturday, February 20, 2021 from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m., at Larrison Mortuary, 300 Country Club Rd, Pratt.
Memorials may be made to Tamara Rice Memorial Fund in care of Larrison Mortuary. Online condolences may be made at www.larrisonmortuary.com.
Posted online on February 20, 2021