Stuart Roger Oudt
March 30, 1938 – January 23, 2023
Stuart Oudt passed away on January 23, 2023 in Mission Viejo, California after a bout with pneumonia. He was 84. Born March 30, 1938 in Schenectady, New York to Willis and Emilie Oudt, Stuart spent his younger years there with his parents and his brother Bruce until he enlisted in the Air Force at the age of 18.
Stuart served 11 years in the service, working on electronics and radar on various aircraft in the United States, Canada, and Japan. During that time, he married and had three children, and was then divorced. He is survived by his son Roger, and his two daughters, Judy and Charity from his first marriage.
At the end of his military career, Stu met and married Patricia L’Orange, and together they raised their son Shawn. They moved to California in the late 60’s with Stu taking a job with an aerospace firm. Over the years he continued to work in the tech field in some form or another, eventually retiring as a computer technician. In retirement Stu had many interests to keep him busy. He enjoyed woodworking and turning pens and bowls, reading westerns, growing flowers, bird watching, and watching baseball.
Stuart is survived by his son Shawn Oudt, daughter-in-law Lisa Oudt, granddaughters Kaitlyn Oudt and Marissa Oudt. He will be missed!