October 30, 1946 - May 13, 2021
Todd L. Oakes of St Augustine, Florida died on May 13, 2021 at Baptist South Medical Center in Jacksonville. Todd was born in Kankakee, Illinois on October 30, 1946 and graduated from Bradley Bourbonnais High School. Following high school, he enlisted in the United States Air Force. He proudly served our country and was a Viet Nam War combat veteran having served as a crew chief on C-130 aircraft. Following his honorable service Todd returned to the Kankakee area where he embarked on a real estate career. Todd met his wife Cathy through an introduction by his sister and were blessed to have celebrated 52 years of marriage. Todd and his Cathy relocated from the Midwest to St. Augustine where he continued his career in real estate as an appraiser. Todd organized and founded the VA Support Group in the Cascades where he and Cathy resided. They provide support services for the Clyde E. Lassen State Veterans Nursing Home and K9s for Warriors along with other veteran service organizations. He was an avid sports fan, especially of the Chicago Bears and he loved to golf. Todd and Cathy enjoyed entertaining their friends, playing cards, and travelling. He loved to make new friends and make people laugh, but most of all, he loved his family and friends. He will be missed deeply by all who knew him. Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Cathy along with son; Troy (Margie) of Orange Park, FL; grandchildren Laila and Isaiah; daughter, Tricia (David) Toth of Jacksonville, FL and grandson, Hunter Toth. Todd was preceded in death by his sister, Patricia Nelson Sandlin. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday June 5, 2021 at the Cascades Clubhouse located at 400 N Legacy Trail St Augustine, FL 32092. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to: Veterans Support Group at Cascades Larry Bradley (VSG) 1447 Castle Pines Circle St Augustine, Fl 32092 or to: K9s for Warriors 114 Camp K9 Rd Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32081 St Johns Family Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of arrangements.
Todd L. Oakes of St Augustine, Florida died on May 13, 2021 at Baptist South Medical Center in Jacksonville. Todd was born in Kankakee, Illinois on October 30, 1946 and graduated from Bradley Bourbonnais High School. Following high school, he... View Obituary & Service Information
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