May 06, 2022

NEVADA, Mo.- Ronald “Ron” Dice died Saturday, April 30, 2022, at Nevada Regional Medical Center from cancer, at the age of 54.

He was born Dec. 21, 1967, to William Dice and Mariam (Browning) Dice. He was a resident of Lamar for many years. He married Catherine Cline on April 26, 1996. Their union was blessed with one son, Derek Dice. They separated in 1999.

Mr. Dice worked in many fields as an adult, from healthcare to factories. He moved to Nevada, Mo. in 2019, so he could be closer to his son Derek and his only grandchild, Blair, where he built a relationship with them both. He loved going fishing with them and telling his stories to whoever would listen.

He was willing to help anyone that needed help and didn’t ask for anything in return. He will be missed by many.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mariam Dice and a brother, Scott Dice.

Survivors include three siblings, his twin brother Donald Dice, Lamar, Stanley Dice, Nevada, Mo. and a sister, Penny Pratt and husband David, Lamar; his dad, William Dice and wife Joy, Nevada, Mo.; his son, Derek Dice, Nevada, Mo. and his granddaughter, Blair Dice, Nevada, Mo. and nieces and nephews.