BAD AXE, MI (WNEM) — Sgt. Major Ken Rice, a World War II Marine veteran from Bad Axe, died on Nov. 12.
He was 98-years-old.READ MORE: "He's The Father To Thousands", Community Mourns Retired Detroit Teacher
Rice was honored by the Michigan Senate in May for his service.
He died peacefully at the Saginaw Senior Care and Rehab Center, according to his obituary.READ MORE: Gift Of Life Michigan Celebrates 50 Years Of Saving, Transforming Lives Through Organ & Tissue Donations
A memorial service will be held at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter in Saginaw, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 30.
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