Thomas "Tuck" Caddell, 80, died Wednesday, August 11, 2021, at the Bridges by Epoch Assisted Living Memory Care in Pembroke after a long period of failing health. Born and raised in Stoughton, he was a 1959 Graduate of Stoughton High School. He also attended Wentworth Institute and earned his draftsman degree from Northeastern University. On Christmas Eve of 1971, he married fellow Stoughton native Ann M. Moore and together they shared 50 years of marriage and raised 6 beloved children. Tuck worked for Polaroid for over 33 years in their Waltham, Cambridge, Norwood and Mexico locations, and retired as a Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer. In 1999, Tuck achieved his lifelong dream and became a Class A PGA Golf Professional. He worked for several area golf courses as an Assistant Pro, including Pine Brook Golf Club in Weston, Walpole Country Club and Willowbend Country Club in Mashpee. A winter resident of Lake Worth, FL for over 23 years, he was a longtime beloved Assistant Pro at Banyan Golf Club in West Palm Beach, FL. He had a passion for golf, was a true scholar of the game and loved teaching golf to kids. Tuck was a devoted family man and the ultimate ageless competitor. Tuck was an exceptional athlete, loved all sports and was a devoted fan of Boston Sports Teams. In his free time, he enjoyed spending time with his beloved family.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children; Jay Caddell and Glenn Caddell both of NH, Wendy A. Callahan of Hanson, Kimberly A. Callahan of Hyde Park and Kathleen A. Caddell of Plymouth. He was predeceased by his son Paul F. Callahan, Jr. He was the brother of Wayne Caddell of CA and Susan Coughlin of Chelmsford, Emy Thomas of Dorchester and Louise Forrest-Bowes of Milton. He is also survived by his dog Snuggles and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service will be held in the First United Methodist Church, 109 Pleasant St, Stoughton on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at 11 AM. Visiting Hours will be held in the Farley Funeral Home, 358 Park St. (Rt. 27) Stoughton on Monday from 4-7 PM. Donations in Tuck's memory may be made to The First Tee, 300 Arnold Palmer Dr., Norton, MA 02766 and Old Colony Hospice, 321 Manley St, West Bridgewater, MA 02379.