Harold Edward Gaddy Jr. of Alvin, Texas, was called to be with The Lord on Thursday, October 3, 2019, in Pearland, Texas. He was 84 years old.
Harold is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Barbara Gaddy, of Alvin, Texas; his daughter, Elisa Faith Gaddy-Later (husband Loren) of Springfield, Oregon; his son, James “Randy” Gaddy (wife Theresa) of Alvin, Texas; his brother, William Gaddy, Angleton, Texas; his grandchildren: Jason Miglicco (wife Cheryl) Alvin, Texas; Stacey Miglicco-Sullivan (husband Matthew) The Woodlands, Texas; Asa Gaddy (wife Sharon) Marion, Texas; Cade Gaddy (wife Kyleigh) Dallas, Texas; Natalie Foster (fiancé Alex Brown), Layton, Utah; Alex Gaddy, Alvin, Texas; Haley Gaddy, Alvin, Texas; Christopher Brown, Grand Valley, Missouri; Ryan Later (wife Kali) Meridian, Idaho; Deven Later (wife Candis) Tomball, Texas; Jared Later (wife Sabrina), Elk Grove, California; and Amanda Later (deceased). He is also survived by 23 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Harold was born September 13, 1935. He worked in construction as a welder and pipefitter and was a member of Local Pipefitter Union 211. Harold was a devoted Christian and member of Alvin Missionary Baptist Church, where he and Barbara established many wonderful friendships.
Harold was a great family man and a loving husband and father. He was a social and active man who was deeply involved in football and track during his high school years. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family and friends and loved attending his children and grandchildren’s sporting events. His family and friends will always remember him as a happy, loving and caring person who loved The Lord.
Funeral services were held at Oak Park Funeral Home, 300 Oak Park Drive, Alvin, Texas, on Tuesday, October 8, 2019. Visitation began at 1:00 p.m. with a graveside funeral service following thereafter. All were welcome to attend and celebrate Harold’s life. Condolences may be sent to the Gaddy family at www.frobergfuneralhomeatoakpark.com.
Arrangements under the direction of Froberg Funeral Home at Oak Park.