Updated: Mar 15, 2022
It is with an incredibly heavy heart and deep regret, we must inform that Garnie Dell Rice, 36 of Somanauk, IL has been located and is deceased. His body was initially located December 2, 2020 in a residence on the 3900 block of Jefferson Street in Gary, Indiana, but was not identified until August 3, 2021 thru DNA testing.
The manner of death is homicide.
Our hearts are with Garnie's family and those who know and love him.
We than the LaSalle County Sheriff's Office together with the Lake County/Gary Metro Task Force and the Lake County Coroner's Office for all their time and attention they put in to do what it takes to identify and bring Garnie home.
Fly High Garnie.