Kurtis R. Rice
Born: September 1, 1954
Died: November 3, 2021
Kurtis R. Rice, age 67, of McCullom Lake passed away peacefully in his sleep after a long battle of medical issues at JourneyCare in Barrington.
He was the owner of “A Better Water Treatment Company” for the past 17 years. He was a valued member of the Chamber of Commerce of McHenry, enjoying and attending the mixers and participating in Fiesta Days. He and his children would also attend car shows and help restore his three classic cars. When his children were younger, he enjoyed camping and taking family road trips. Kurt was a strong Godly man with a humble spirit, a devoted family man, and always had room in his heart for anyone who he had the pleasure of meeting.
He is survived by his loving wife of 24 years, Darlene, whom he married on April 18, 1997, in Woodstock. He was a devoted Papa/Dad and Grandpa to his sons, Kurtis P. Rice (Carmen), Jason Rice (Sarah), daughter, Jenna LaRock (Scott), and grandchildren, Paige (Trevor), Victoria, Dennis, Evan, Ethan, Mackenzie, and Aiden.
Kurt was preceded in death by his parents, Alfred E. Rice and Arline B. Rice (Johannesen) and a brother Ronald Rice.
Visitation will be held at the Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry, Illinois, on Friday, November 12, 2021 from 5-8 pm. Funeral Service will follow at 8pm.
For more information, please call the Funeral Home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends and loved ones may share memories of Kurt, on his tribute page.
To sign the digital book that will be printed for the family after the service, visit https://jfh.link/rice