Thomas Phelps Carpenter

  • Born: July 5, 1940
  • Died: August 7, 2018
  • Location: Madison, Wisconsin

Tribute & Message From The Family

Thomas was born on July 5, 1940 and passed away on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.

Thomas was a resident of Madison, Wisconsin at the time of passing.

He leaves behind an immense record of research, a long list of influential graduate students, numerous publications for teachers, and scores of university and school-based colleagues.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 18th, 11:00am at Cress Funeral Home, 6021 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53705.

In 2004 he received the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Lifetime Achievement Award for his significant contributions in the field of math education at a national level.