July 23, 2011
Saturday, July 30, 2011 4:00 PM Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Saturday, July 30, 2011 2 - 4 pm
Rick Allen Fowler, 46 of Mechanicsburg, passed away, Saturday, July 23, 2011 in LaRue, Ohio. He was born January 10, 1965 in Springfield, Ohio and graduated in 1984 from Mechanicsburg High School and Hi-Point.
Rick was an all-around handy man. He was a welder and earned certificates in Heating and Cooling duct work and Cable networking. He remolded homes and worked on cars. Rick enjoyed watching drag racing, fishing and camping. Most of all he just liked being around his family and friends.
Rick is survived by his parents, Jack E. and Evelyn “Jean” (Warren) Fowler of Mechanicsburg, his companion, Ashley Smith of Rosedale, his son, Ricky Fowler; his brothers, Jack (Kim) Fowler of Columbus and Randy (Jamie) Fowler of Mishawaka, IN and several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his sister, Melissa “Missy” Ann Ankrom.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 30, 2011 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, Ohio; where a memorial service will follow at 4:00 p.m. with Wandel Toney officiating.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.