I was very fulfilled by the work I did as well as by my family life…I have a husband that was very much an equal partner. And I feel like that made a huge difference…We both have a strong Christian faith and having that as our foundation helped to give us strength and guidance along the way.
Suzanne Rice Simoncini was born in 1956 in Worcester, Massachusetts. Suzanne has resided in Worcester for the majority of her life. She grew up on Chandler Street in Worcester, and eventually moved to Park Avenue where she lived with her parents and siblings above the Rice Funeral Home which her father directed for many years. Suzanne graduated from Assumption College and began her career at UMass Medical Center. UMass opened many opportunities to Suzanne and led her to the career she presently enjoys.