Tom Ehlinger

Ehlinger, Thomas G.
Tom Ehlinger was born on October 7, 1947 to Jerry and Pauline Ehlinger in San Antonio TX entered into eternal rest on February 12, 2014. He graduated from Central Catholic High School in 1965 where he excelled in academics and athletics. He was nicknamed "Tom the Bomb" by his football teammates. Graduate of St. Mary's School of Engineering in 1970, with honors. He was an active member of Rho Beta Gamma fraternity. He served his country in the US Army Reserves.
Tom will always be remembered as the epitome of a Texas outdoors man, exceptional cook, and friend to all.
Tom was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by wife Betty Ehlinger, daughter Trina Suarez, sons Scott Ehlinger (Sheila), Sean Chandler (Jodi), Jeff Chandler (Liz), siblings, Eileen Pape (Rick), Tim Ehlinger (Dana), Susan Burrier, Elizabeth Kortz (James), Mary Kerley (Tim), John Ehlinger (Susan), grandchildren, Catarina, Colby, Kylee, Jordan, Riley, Nick, numerous nieces and nephews whom he loved deeply.
Memorial services will be held 4pm, Saturday, February 22, 2014 at The Episcopal Church of Reconciliation, 8900 Starcrest Dr., San Antonio, TX 78217 with the celebration of his life afterward in the Brown Hall. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Church of Reconciliation or charity group of your choice in Tom's name.

Published in Express-News on Feb. 19, 2014