Arthur (Art) Towers, 90 of Montrose, CO passed away peacefully at home on May 21, 2021. He was born in Burlington, CO January 8th, 1931, to Marion and Opal Towers. He served on the school board of Adams County District 14 from May 1963 through January 1973 and was president for several of those years. He also served on the South Adams County volunteer fire department for several years and was Fire Chief from 1973 through 1975. He was also involved with the boy scouts and was a boy scout leader for Troup 121 for several years. He started his own Tax Practice in Commerce City in 1954 and eventually sold it and started one in Parker, Colorado with his wife Carol where his daughter Deborah also joined him in the business. He eventually semi-retired and moved to Montrose, Colorado where he and his wife Carol had their own tax practice. The front range practice was then taken over by Deb, Wanda & Gale. He was preceded in death by his father Marion, his mother Opal, his sister Vonnie, brother Lester, sister Violet Windell and brother Robert. He was also preceded in death by his first wife Cora and grandson Jason. He is survived by his wife Carol his sons Dale Towers and Donald Towers and his daughters Gale Hatley (Gene Hatley), Deborah Towers (Wanda Sellers) and Kathy Rossi (Tony Rossi), his stepdaughters Carrie Lovato and Sherry Lovato, 12 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and 2 great, great grandchildren as well as numerous nephews, nieces, and cousins. He will be remembered for his kind heart and helping hand. We know he is with the Lord now, because of his unwavering faith. He will be greatly missed by all those whose lives he touched.
A celebration of his life will be held in Parker, CO July 24th at 10:30am at the Crossroads Community Church at 9900 S. Twenty Mile Rd, Parker, CO 80134 with a fellowship to follow at the church.
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A livestream of the Celebration of Life will be provided at: Livestream.com/visitcrossroads/memorial
In leu of flowers the family requests donations to either https://petrosnetwork.org/
, or https://www.stjude.org/
in memory of him.
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Published by Colorado Community Media on Jul. 7, 2021.