Ted was born June 23, 1927 and went home to be with the Lord on March 18, 2014. He is survived by Faye, his loving wife of 56 years; son, Todd (Janice); and daughters, Treva Shipp (Darryl), and Amanda Gagnon (Rory); six grandchildren, one great-grandchild and another on the way, as well as his sister, Mary Jane Steffan. Ted was a loving husband, father and papa. He was a WWII Navy Veteran and a carpenter most of his life, he was a true craftsman. He led an active life and enjoyed hiking, biking and skiing among many outdoor activities. If you want to learn more about this wonderful man and how he influenced the lives of his family and friends, please come to a celebration of his life Monday, March 24, 2014 at 3:30 p.m. at Calvary Chapel, 8711 E. Speedway Blvd., Tucson AZ. In lieu of flowers Ted requested that donations be made, in his memory, to the Carondelet Foundation in support of Carondelet Hospice.