Thomas James Kaupert Senior was taken from his loved one’s too soon, passing away unexpectedly on January 2, 2018 in Houston, Texas at 54 years. He was born April 9, 1963 in San Antonio, Texas. He was a hardworking, professional welder for nearly 35 years, who possessed a servants heart and found his greatest joy in sharing his humor with others. Thomas had a passion for music, the outdoors; especially hunting and fishing. He was a loving and devoted father to sons Thomas and John and daughter Ashley. He is survived by his father Joseph Lee Kaupert Sr. with wife Dianna Kaupert and mother Kay Ellen Locascio with husband Anthony Thomas Locascio; his brothers, Joseph Lee, Rance Eldon, and Jason Logan; his children and grandchildren, Summer, Luke, AnnMarie, and Raymond. Thomas will be deeply missed, but he lives on in the hearts of all the people he touched.