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Vita Marie Rice
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Vita Marie Rice, 88, of Follansbee, WV, formerly of Weirton, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 in the Life Line Hospital, Wintersville, OH. She was born September 6, 1929 in Weirton, the daughter of the late Anthony and Lucy Minco Licause. She was also preceded in death by her sons Eugene and Robert Rice.

For 25 years, Vita worked as a waitress at the former Elby’s in Weirton. She was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church.

Vita is survived by her sons John (Patty) Rice all of Weirton and Thomas (Diane) Rice of Santa Barbara, CA; daughters Nancy (Nick) Rojak of Weirton, Shirley (Kim) Skinner of Alabama and Mary (Reed) Grabow of California; brothers Joseph Licause of Weirton and Anthony Lucas of Steubenville, OH; 12 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren and daughter-in-law Peggy Rice.

Private visitation and funeral service will be held.

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