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Edward (Ted) Thomas Hughes, 80

Edward (Ted) Thomas Hughes80 years of age

January 02, 1932 - August 31, 2012

Ted Hughes of Sugar Land, Texas, passed away at 4:15pm on August 31, 2012 from natural causes at Solari Hospice Care in Houston, Texas.

Born in Johnston City, Rhode Island, he was a graduate of Brockton High School Class of 1950 (Brockton, MA)and a veteran who served in the Air Force as a Staff Sergeant honorably discharged on December 13, 1954; loving husband and family man as well as a member of Church of Christ. He spent most of his career in commercial construction with his own business. He loved to travel and was an avid golfer who in his years as a "retired" golfer recently worked part-time at the Bear Creek Golf Course in Houston, Texas.

Surviving family members are: Wife Pat Hughes (Sugar Land, TX); daughters Patricia Kneller and Doug Myers (Marietta, GA) and Barbie Kilgore and husband Duane (Houston, TX); son Doug Tiller and wife Ann (Huntsville, AL). Also, Grandchildren Shauna Kneller and Michael Kneller, Katherine Pitzinger and husband Joe and Kelly Ramirez and husband Andy, and Faith Tiller.

Preceded in death are his son Paul Hughes, brother Robert Hughes, sister Muriel Opfer, parents Llewellyn R. and Mabel (Wharmby) Hughes.

Ted's remains will be laid to rest on:

Friday September 21, 2012 at 2:30pm

Houston National Cemetery
10410 Veterans Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77038

Family will be having a private memorial service and in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to:

Solari Hospice Foundation
8712 East Via De Commercio, Suite 2
Scottsdale, AZ 85258

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Tricia Kneller
Posted on September 11, 2012
I miss you Dad and always will. I know you are at peace and in a better place. Our love will always be.


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