OBITUARY

Fred Colman Colston III

April 3, 1952April 10, 2019
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Fred Colman Colston III, 67 of Spring, Texas passed away April 10, 2019. He was born in Dayton Ohio, April 3, 1952.

Fred was preceded in death by his parents, Fred & Joanna Colston; brother, Mark Anthony Colston and step-son, Brian George.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Mary Lee Patton Colston of Spring, son Chris Colston (companion Amie Combs) of The Woodlands, TX granddaughter Ashley Colston of Spring, TX; brother Tim Colston (Gale) of Brookville OH; brother Tom Colston (Sarah) of North Canton, Ohio; brother Paul Colston (Sita) of Jakarta, Indonesia; sister-in-law Ruth Anne Fairchild (Bill) of Lexington, Kentucky & brother-in-law Dan Patton (Karen) of Lyndon Station, Wisconsin.

Fred was a member of Saint Anthony of Padua Catholic Church for many years and was a devoted Christian. He served in the ACTS (adoration, community, theology and service) ministry, attended Bible studies, was in the adult choir, served as a Paduan ambassador, was an usher, a member of the men's ministry (TMIY) and served on the prayer team.

Fred joined Knights of Columbus in September 2017. He was very active in the St Anthony of The Woodlands Council 12327 and served as their chancellor. He became a 4th Degree Knight in October 2018.

A Mass of Christian Burial is set for 11:00 a.m., Monday April 15, 2019 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 7801 Bay Branch Dr., The Woodlands, TX 77382. Interment will follow in Forest Park The Woodlands Cemetery with a reception afterward. Visitation will be held from 4:00-7:00 pm on Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Forest Park The Woodlands Funeral Home, 18000 I-45 S The Woodlands TX 77384. Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to: St. Anthony of Padua Chapel Fund, Attn. Sue Dewlen, 7801 Bay Branch Dr, The Woodlands, TX 77382. Memo Line: Honorarium of Fred C Colston III.

  • DONATIONS

  • St. Anthony of Padua Chapel Fund

Services

  • Visitation Sunday, April 14, 2019
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, April 15, 2019
  • Reception Monday, April 15, 2019
REMEMBERING

Fred Colman Colston III

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Dan Moss

April 16, 2019

Chris,

I'm so sorry to hear about your Dad . . . I can see that you two loved each other very much. Our prayers are with you and your family and we will be thinking of you over the Easter Holiday.

Dan Moss

Alva Franco

April 15, 2019

My deepest sympathy in the loss of your father. Thinking of you and your family and wishing you and your family hope in the midst of sorrow, comfort in the midst of pain.

Alva Franco

Stacie Luprete

April 15, 2019

Chris,
My deepest sympathy on the loss of your Dad. I will keep your dad and your family in my prayers. May you find comfort in God's love during this sad time.
God's Blessings,
Stacie Luprete

Gary Payne

April 13, 2019

My deepest condolences to the Colston family Fred was an amazing person. Fred came annually to train at our facility in Elmendorf and everyone here was shocked to hear the news but he is and will be well remembered by us I thought I would share an old picture of Fred with our team back when we were Weatherford. Rest in Peace and God Bless you Fred

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