OBIT: Thomas K. Ridpath


Thomas K. Ridpath of Cedar Park, Texas passed away at his home on Feb. 26, 2019. Formerly of Richmond, Indiana, he was born Aug. 30, 1945 to Myra K. and Thomas C. Ridpath. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Rebecca "Becky" Ridpath, sons Eric of Cedar Park and John and his wife Wendy of Leander, Texas. Thomas's sister, Mary Ann Stanton and her husband Jerry of Sun Rise Beach, TX. As well as several nieces and nephews.

He worked for the Texas Department of State Health Services for 40 years before retiring in March 2018. He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army after serving a combined 20 years in both the U.S. Air Force and National Guard. He was also an active member of the Sons of the American Revolution, The Austin Celtic Association, and Austin Powerhorn Club. Services will be held March 9, 2019 at Cook-Walden Chapel of the Hills Austin, Texas with burial on March 11, 2019 at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, Texas.

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