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Gordon 'Tod' Robert Todhunter

Tuesday, July 6, 2004

Sept. 8, 1935-July 3, 2004

Gordon "Tod" Robert Todhunter passed away July 3, 2004, after a brief illness.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn; five children, Stephen Todhunter of Claremore, Okla., Michael Todhunter of Southbury, Conn., Jack Todhunter of Detroit, Mich., Lynn Todhunter McLaury of St. Peters, Mo., and Richard Todhunter of Sillwater, Okla.; two brothers, Terry Todhunter and James Todhunter of Amherst, Ohio; and 21 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father, James Todhunter; his mother, Alice Hignett; and step-father, Clyde Hignett of South Amherst, Ohio.

He was born Sept. 8, 1935, in Lorain, Ohio. He attended Ohio University, majoring in electrical engineering, served in the U.S. Air Force. Most of his career was spent as a research engineer in the automotive industry and he was a retired veteran and treasurer of the Watertown, Conn., Fire Department.

Private family services under the direction of Rice Funeral Service, Claremore, Okla.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions, in Gordon's honor, be sent to the Season's Hospice, 4200 E. Skelly Drive, Suite 150, Tulsa, OK 74135.