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Obituary for Glenda “Luana” Rice

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Glenda “Luana” Rice

April 23, 1931 - February 23, 2013

Glenda “Luana” RiceOur beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend passed away peacefully on February 23, 2013. She was born in Salt Lake City on April 23, 1931 to Glen and Olive Jameson. Luana grew up in Salt Lake City and met the love of her life Walter Donald Rice at a roller skating rink. They were married April 22, 1950, and settled in Slaterville. She worked for Ogden Poultry, the Standard Examiner, and for Ogden City School District. She also worked with her husband on their family farm. She enjoyed taking trips to Wendover, playing cards, bowling and spending time with friends and family. Luana’s life works include children: Debbie (Gary) Susott, Walter Rice, Shelley (Steve) Couch, John Dale Rice, and Steven (Tami) Vaux. Grandchildren: Jennifer (Ben), Jeff (Marjeen), Marie (Carey), Jason, Glen (Brooke), Ellen (Justin), Tyler, Samantha, Mickala, and Hannah. Great-grandchildren: Alic, Ansley, Zack, Jacklyn, Julia, Dezeray, Audra, Berlin and Marissa. A viewing will be held Friday, March 1, 2013 from 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 36th Street, Ogden. Funeral Services will follow at 2:00 p.m.Cremation under the direction of Leavitt’s Mortuary. Per her wishes a private burial will take place at a later date at Leavitt’s Aultorest Memorial ParkPlease send the family your condolences and a memory at



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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, March 1, 2013

Time: 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Leavitts Mortuary


836 36th Street, , Ogden, UT, 84403

Service Information

Date: Friday, March 1, 2013

Time: 2:00 pm -

Leavitts Mortuary


836 36th Street, , Ogden, UT, 84403


Timeline for Glenda "Luana" Rice

Born: April 23, 1931
Died: February 23, 2013

Condolences for Glenda “Luana” Rice

sharen swenson posted on 3/2/13

We have known her ever sence 1955 when we honestly were the best of neighbors she was my mentor I just loved her we all did she was a forever faithful friend to us I just wish I could be there to give my last respects to her and A big hug to all of you sweet people I am your forever friend Sharen Guffey Swenson South Dakota


Cindy Rice posted on 3/2/13

Dear Rice Family,I am truely sorry to hear about Luana's passing. I know you will all miss her very much. She was a character and many of my good memories of time in her family are of her. Once again, I know she is in a good place and suffers no pain now.Cindy Rice


Pam Snow posted on 3/1/13

Leave a message in Glenda's Guestbook.I am soooo sorry and sad wish I new this before now so that I could be there Deb Walt John please call me at 307-747-5432 My thoughts and prayers are with you .


Norma Ferguson posted on 2/27/13

My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Everyone of you hold a special place in my heart. Your mother was a great friend and relative to me. We will greatly miss her.


Shelley Couch posted on 2/27/13

Our family will miss you. But we know you are in a good place, and sure that you are play card with everybody again. I hope you have told everyone hello from all us here. I know you are another angle looking over my girls and me. Love you much. Shelley and girls