David A. Tower, age 69, of Seymour, TN, formerly of Bradley, passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 at Turkey Creek Medical Center in Knoxville, TN. He was born June 10, 1951 in Chicago, the son of Joseph & Clara (Czaja) Tower. David married Alice White on May 21, 1988. 

David retired in April 2015. He finished his career at Wyndham Smoky Mountains Resort in Sevierville, TN after a career in facilities maintenance. 

He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served from September 1969- January 1972. He was also a Vietnam Veteran. 

Surviving are his wife, Alice Tower of Seymour, TN; two stepsons, Troy (Christa) Pfeffinger of Henderson, NV and Chad (Teresa) Pfeffinger of Knoxville, TN; one stepdaughter, Terriann (James) Brown of Herscher; nine grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and six sisters, Cathy Tower of St. Anne, Audrey Tower of Springfield, Patricia Tower of FL, Sandy Blanchette of St. Anne, Sharon (Brian) Bohlmann of Monument, Co, and Penny (Pete) Suszyski of Bradley. David is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Dennis Tower and Richard Tower; one sister, Sheila Ballew; and one brother-In-law Guy Blanchette. 

Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 18, 2021 at Clancy-Gernon-Hertz Funeral Home in Kankakee. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, April 19, 2021 also at Clancy-Gernon-Hertz Funeral Home in Kankakee. Please wear a face mask and practice social distancing guidelines. 
Burial will follow at St. Anne Township Cemetery. 

Memorials may be made to the Salvation Army in his honor.