Col. Richard Joseph “Dick” Slowey (USAF, Ret.)


Col. Richard Joseph "Dick" Slowey (USAF, Ret.) died on Nov. 1, 2017 in St. Louis.

Dick was a former longtime resident of Fairhope and Point Clear. He and his wife moved to St. Louis several years ago to be closer to family.

Dick had a storied career as a distinguished F-4 fighter pilot in the USAF. He was devoted to the Catholic Church and St. Vincent de Paul Society.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 56 years, Frankie; children, Elizabeth, Theresa, Joseph, Peter; and seven grandchildren.

Memorial mass will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 11 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Clayton, Missouri.

Interment at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to St. Vincent de Paul Society, St. Lawrence Conference, P.O. Box 256, Fairhope, AL 36533.