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Bonnita Rice

Bonnita (Schultz) Rice, lost her battle with cancer at the age of 83, on July 11, 2020. She was born in Akron, New York on October 9, 1936 to the late Henry and Gladys (McGinley) Schultz.

Bonnita was a 1955 graduate of Akron Central High School. She married her husband Darwin in September of 1955. Bonnita worked at Perry’s Ice Cream for many years as a freezer operator. She and Darwin loved taking long walks together.

Survived by husband, Darwin Rice, married for 64 years; sister, Dorothy Lee Schultz; seven children, Mark Rice, Brenda Szymczak, Cindy Huebert, Laura Roggen, Dale Rice, Scott Rice, Dorothylee Akin. Bonnita is also survived by many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

There will be no public services.  Ross Funeral Home, Akron

Sheriff’s Beat

ERIE COUNTY SHERIFF’S PATROL LOG FOR NEWSTEAD AND AKRON FOR THE WEEK OF 07/05/20 TO 07/11/20

07/05/20
First Aid responded to Wesley Dr.
First Aid responded to Cedar St.
07/06/20
A two car motor vehicle accident was reported on Cedar St. No charges were filed.
First Aid responded to Rapids Rd for a male having difficulty breathing.
Deputies assisted with a harassment complaint on Stage Rd.
07/07/20
Police assisted with a harassment complaint on Main St.
Police assisted with an unwelcome guest on Holly St.
Police took a report for identity theft on Bloomingdale Rd.
The Fire Department responded to Main Rd for a fire alarm activation.
07/08/20
First Aid responded to Cedar ST for a lift assist.
A concerned motorist reported a vehicle traveling recklessly on Indian Falls Rd. Police stopped the
vehicle a short time later. Everything checked out with the driver.
First Aid responded to Siehl Rd.
Deputies conducted a welfare check on Barnum Rd.

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