Don Tedder Sr. '56
May 3, 2021 12:56 PM
updated: May 3, 2021 12:58 PM
Don Arnold Tedder
October 22, 1932 - April 27, 2021
Don Arnold Tedder Sr, 88, passed away on April 27, 2021 in San Antonio Texas. He was born October 22, 1932 in Terrell Texas. He graduated from Corpus Christi (Ray) High school in 1952 and from Texas A&M with a degree in Agricultural Economics in 1956. He met
his high school sweetheart, Karen Young on North Beach in Corpus Christi and they married December 6, 1952. Don loved playing golf, watching college football and spending time with his family. His backyard paradise was his pride and joy.
Don is predeceased by his parents James Carter Tedder II and Letia Izora McNorton. He is survived by his loving wife Karen, his children Don Jr. and his wife Debbie; David, and Diana; his grandchildren Delia, Tori, Donell, and Kyndal.
He will be remembered for his caring heart, fatherly mentoring style, and his sense of humor. His selfless actions made monumental impacts to so many. We will forever cherish our memories with him, and he will always be loved.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to cancer society or charity of your choice.
A service and gathering will be held on Saturday May 15, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. St. Matthews United Methodist Church. 2738 MacArthur View, San Antonio, Texas. Feel free to share a short story about Don.