Thomas Toudouze '55 October 28, 2021 9:10 AM updated: October 28, 2021 10:58 AM
Thomas Paul Toudouze
August 5, 1933 - October 14, 2021
Thomas Paul Toudouze Sr., of Dallas, Texas born August 5, 1933, in San Antonio, formerly of Crested Butte, Colorado died peacefully on October 14, 2021, at the age of 88. He graduated from St. Mary’s Catholic School, Central Catholic High School and Texas A&M University where he received degrees in Geology and Business Administration.
After graduating from Texas A&M, he received a commission in the U.S. Army completing his service as a 2nd Lieutenant. Thomas was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in Dallas and was a devoted husband and father of seven children. He married his wife, Edythe, in 1956 and they celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary in August 2021 with their children.
He is preceded in death by his daughter Pamela Conrad '84 and his son Craig '88. Thomas was the youngest child of Henry Mitchell Toudouze and Florence Sanders Toudouze. His siblings, Henry Mitchell Toudouze, Jr, Anthony Toudouze, Cecil Toudouze, and Sister Jo Marie Toudouze preceded him in death.
Thomas is survived by his wife Edythe Toudouze of Dallas, his sons and daughters-in-law; Paul '81 and Danuta of The Woodlands, Denny '83 and Karol Toudouze of The Woodlands, Kenneth '86 and Dawn Toudouze of Dallas, Melanie Toudouze of Palestine, Timothy Toudouze '99 of Dallas, Toby '94 and René Toudouze of Dallas.
He is also survived by his brother William Toudouze of San Antonio; grandchildren, Jessica Donosky '11, Thomas '13 and Nigel Toudouze '17, Colton Toudouze '16, Madeline '16, Isabella and William Conrad, Taylor, Gregory, Matthew and Noelle Toudouze, Everett and Susannah Toudouze, Lucas, Liliana and Lola Toudouze.
And extended family and friends each of whom he considered to be a blessing in his life.