Ricky Paul Towle passed away on Dec. 4, 2015. Ricky was born July 22, 1957 in Eureka, Kan. and was the son of Russell Edwin Towle and Berniece Louise Towle.

Rick enjoyed his career as an auto mechanic where he studied under his father in San Diego, Calif. and was blessed to work with all three sons like he did with his father. He was an avid bow hunter and fisherman, whether freshwater or saltwater. Rick was a great husband, son, father, and friend to many people in the Grove, Okla. community where he operated B&R Automotive

He was preceded in death by his father Russell and his brother Dave Moyer.

He was survived by his wife Teri Towle, his mother Berniece Towle, his son Blake Towle, wife Amber and granddaughter Jade, his son Nolan Towle, wife Beth and grandson Parker, and his son Thaddeus Towle, and numerous nieces, nephews, and grandchildren.

Ricks Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday Dec. 12, 2015 at First Baptist Church of Grove 501 E. 13th St. Grove, Okla., 74344 with Reverend Tim Estes officiating. Arrangements are under the care of Grand Lake Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Grove, 722 N. 46th St. Grove, Okla. 74344, Shaunda J. Lawson 3rd Generation Funeral Director and Staff. www.grandlakefuneralhomes.com.