Agnes Towles Obituary

Agnes V. Towles
Agnes V. Towles

June 11, 1941 - April 1, 2019
Born in Rock Island, Illinois
Resided in Wheaton, Illinois


Agnes “Vicki” Towles, 77 of Wheaton, IL, and formerly of Morton, passed away April 1, 2019.

Vicki was born June 11, 1941 to the late Christ and Agnes Hermann in Moline. She graduated from Rock Island High School in 1956 and attended Augustana College and Illinois Central College.

She married the late Richard Towles December 29, 1962 in Peoria. She is survived by two daughters, Christine (Larry Melton) Towles of Wheaton, IL, and Carolyn (Jerry) Thomas of High Point, NC; two sons, Randall (Michelle) Towles of Salem, VA, and Richard Towles of Ottawa, IL; 7 grandchildren, Ryan, Ashley, Haley, Tyler Towles and Drew, Matt (Ashley), and Ivey Thomas; one great grandchild, Gage Baynes; one sister, Sandy (Byram) Mason, Lake Tomahawk, WI; and several in-laws, nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Vicki worked with her husband for many years at Towles Electric.

She was a lifelong learner who enjoyed exploring her Lithuanian heritage and teaching herself Spanish. She loved gardening, being outdoors, and doing craft projects with her grandchildren.

In lieu of funeral services, and to honor Vicki’s life, we ask that all who wish to participate make a monetary donation to Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network at




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