His first assignment was teaching science at St. Laurence High School in suburban Burbank. Toole also served at St. John’s Indian Mission outside of Phoenix, Arizona.
He was a principal at O’Dea High School in Seattle and taught both physics and chemistry at Leo High School in Auburn Gresham too.
At Brother Rice, Toole served as a moderator of both the football and volleyball teams. He also worked with the Alumni Dads’ Club. He is a member of both the Catholic school's Hall of Fame and the Circle of Champions.
Toole is preceded in death by both of his parents and his brother. He leaves behind his sister-in-law, a niece and her husband.
Visitation begins at 9 a.m. today and will continue until a Mass at 1 p.m. at the Brother Rice's chapel at 10001 S. Pulaski Road in Mount Greenwood. Toole will be buried at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Alsip.
For more information call Robert J. Sheehy & Sons Funeral Homes at 708-857-7878.