Richard David “Rick” Galloway was born on January 4, 1946, in Huntington Park, California to Ferrel Duward Galloway and Ozella (Eaves) Galloway Few. He passed from this life on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at his home in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 75 years. Rick attended high school through his junior year until enlisting in the armed forces. He spent most of his working life as a Technical Sergeant in the United States Air Force for 21 years and during the Vietnam War. After retiring from the Air Force and being honorably discharged, Rick worked as a truck driver for various companies in Kansas and Missouri. He enjoyed a variety of past times such as photography, studying and reading history, fishing, shooting guns and waterfowl hunting, working on model airplanes, and had a fascination with wolves.
Those he leaves behind who hold many cherished memories include:
Hillary McDaniel and husband Caleb
Tyler Sharp and wife Mindy
Megan Thurnau and husband Justin
He was preceded in death by his father, Ferrel.
Visitation will be held 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at Mowery Funeral Service in Owasso. A graveside service will be held 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at Confederate Park Veteran’s Cemetery in Higginsville, Missouri.