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“Sue,I have all these great memories of both of you through high school and then getting married and starting your family. Sending prayers out to all...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Pam Summy-Gomez

“Our thoughts are with your family at this difficult time. We hope the many memories made over the years will bring you peace and comfort as the days...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Henry Rivas - Des Moines, IA

“Sue and family, so sorry to hear of Rick'spassing. Prayers for all of you at this difficult time.Rosie Jimenez Rice ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“Rick you were a great guy always had something to talk about. You trained me very well in my early days in the trade. You never got upset when I...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: John IBEW #347 - Des Moines

“So sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family. ”
5 of 17 | Posted by: Rhonda Milligan - Mingo, IA

“Dear Sue and family,I'm very saddened of hearing of Ricks passing. I had heard from several of our mutual friends that he was "fighting the fight".We...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Danny Jordan - Urbandale, IA

“Sue, I have you in my thoughts and prayers at this time! Sandi Ferneau ”
7 of 17 | Posted by: Sandi Ferneau - Lenexa, KS

“Dear Sue, I'm so sorry for your loss. I remember Rick as being such a fun-loving guy. I'm sure your family will miss him dearly. My thoughts &...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Maxine Flaherty - Des Moines, IA

“Dwain, I didn't know your brother, but I do know the pain of losing a sibling. My condolences to you. his wife and children. I have no doubt that...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Lana Love - Las Vegas, NV

10 of 17 | Posted by: Dan O'Conner - Des Moines, IA

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the Grant family. I hadn't seen Rick in a long time, but I knew him well and he was a loving and caring person. God...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Dick Summy - Des Moines, IA

12 of 17 | Posted by: Dwain Baker - Des moines, IA

“Too sad. What a great guy Slick was. Always had a smile and good conversation. Life is too short. He will be missed by his friends at Baker...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“So many memories of you will flood my heart for the rest of my life. I loved all of my Uncles...... but you were and always will be my favorite Uncle...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Heather Baker-Page - Prescott, IA

“Shelley, Sue & family, we are so sorry to hear of Ricks passing. You and your families are in our prays.. Charlie & Cindee BEATTIE ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: Cindee Beattie - Pleasant Hill, IA

“Hi Dad! I miss you so much already. You were right, its going to get harder before it gets easier, but I am a lot like you and will get through the...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: A friend

“Sue and family,We are so sorry for your loss and have you in our thoughts.Steve and Pam Lukenbill ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: Steve Lukenbill - Indianola, IA

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Richard Lee "Slick" Grant, 68, passed away at Taylor House, June 13, 2016.
There will be no funeral services per his request.
Slick was born Sept. 2, 1947 to Ross & Bette Grant. He was a 1966 ALHS graduate & went on to be an electrician for 47 years and a proud member of IBEW Local 347.
He was a member of the NRA & enjoyed the shooting range, playing guitars, riding his harley, fishing & gardening.
Slick is survived by his wife Sue Grant; children Cheree (Frank) Alexander, Shelley Wall & Ryan Grant; grandchildren MaKayla (Brent) Magg, Meghan (Dalton) Alexander, Gary (Lexie) Alexander, Grant Alexander & Brandon Blair; brother Ron (Sandy) Grant & his blood brother Dwain Baker.
Slick was preceded in death by his parents. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude, ARL or IPTV.