Dorothy Louise RiceJune 16, 1932 - May 14, 2013Dorothy Louise "Dottie Lou" Rice, age 80, of Pocatello, Idaho passed away surrounded by family on May 14, 2013 of causes natural to age. She was born on June 16, 1932 in Pocatello to George A. and Annis Louise (Atwood) Eckersley. Dottie graduated from Pocatello High School. She married Ernest L. Rice on January 21, 1951. He passed away on June 21, 2003. She loved dancing, gardening, math, quilting and spoiling her grandchildren. She was a lifetime member of Eastern Star (over 50 years). Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and a grandson, Dan'l Dooley. She is survived by her children, Mona (Joe) Dooley, Jim (Sandy) Rice, Lori (Ken) Crystal, and John (Carla) Rice; as well as a sister, Eva Jo (Mike) Michaelis; and a brother Bill (Jan) Eckersley; 9 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.As per her wishes, Dottie was cremated under the care and direction of Downard Funeral Home, 241 North Garfield Ave., Pocatello, Idaho. Memorial graveside services will be at Restlawn Memorial Gardens on Monday, May 20, 2013 at 11:00 A.M.