|Paul Joseph Tamas, 31|
HOUSTON, Texas - Paul Joseph Tamas, age 31 of Houston, Texas, and formerly of Robinson, passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 due to heart failure attributed to Crohn's Disease and cancer.
He was born in Zweibruecken, Germany, on Oct. 7, 1988 to Paul Denes Tamas and Janet (Casper) Tamas.
Paul graduated from Robinson High School. He then attended and graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in Chemical Engineering. He worked for Foster Wheeler in Houston, Texas, as a Chemical Engineer. He had recently attained a Professional Engineer License which he was very proud to receive. Paul was a video gamer in his spare time. He thoroughly enjoyed the competition and comradery within the gaming community. Paul was also a lifetime member of the First Presbyterian Church, and he loved his church family.
Surviving relatives include: his father, Paul Tamas of Robinson; his mother, Janet Tamas of Robinson; one sister, Alexay Tamas of Salem, Oregon; his fiancé, Lisa Brandt of Houston, Texas; paternal grandmother, Susanna Tamas of Robinson; maternal grandfather, Glendon Casper of rural Lawrenceville; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A celebration of Paul's life will be held at a later date.
Cunningham Funeral Homes is assisting the family with arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.cunninghamfuneralhomes.com.
Anyone wishing to send the family a card is welcome to send to it to the funeral home at 441 Lanterman Street, Bridgeport, IL 62417.