Michael Ice, a 22 year old Rye resident, was killed in a New York City subway accident Saturday morning. He was Rye High class of 2007 and recently graduated from the University of Richmond.
The obituary posted by Graham Funeral Home in Rye is below as well as a selection of news coverage.
The New York Daily News – One man killed, another injured in separate incidents on Manhattan subway tracks.
WTVR Richmond – Recent UR grad killed in NYC subway accident
Metro New York Michael Ice: One man killed, and another injured, on subway
The Collegian – Family, friends gather for Richmond grad’s wake
Michael Ice, age 22, died Saturday morning, 2/25/2012. He lived in Rye, NY with his family, and spent his summers in Narragansett, RI. He loved surfing and basketball. He will be greatly missed by his parents: Kathi and Michael Ice, his sisters: Megan (age 23), Emily (age 23), and Elizabeth (age 20), and his brother Teddy (age 18), as well as his grandmother, Anne Glasheen, his aunts and uncles, Meg and Conny Murray, Sheila and Kevin Crosby, Jim and Marlene Glasheen, Willa Grimm, Peter and Kim Ice, David and Judith Ayers, Valerie and Stephen Brown, and Susan and Joe Lilavois, and by his cousins Tim and Brian Murray, Tom Quaranta, Shane Crosby, Sierra Glasheen, Josh and Winnie Grimm, Whitney, Jenny, Ashley and Chelsea Ice, David Brown, and Brooke Lilavois, and all of his many friends. He graduated from Rye High School, class of 2007, and from the University of Richmond Robins School of Business, class of 2011. He was a member of the AE Fraternity where he was the Special Events Chair. He recently started his professional career as a Financial Analyst with Merrill Lynch. Though he was smart, diligent and accomplished, his family and friends remember him most for his character, which he demonstrated time and again with his caring personality. The wake will be held Graham Funeral Home Tuesday February 28th from 4-8 pm, a mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at The Church of the Resurrection, Rye, NY at 11 am on Wednesday, February 29th. In lieu of flowers, a scholarship fund will be set up at the University of Richmond, AE fraternity.