In Memory Of

August Mark Vaz

Castro Valley, California

Guest Book

joe santiago

March 16, 2016 | Rosevill, CA

Great teacher. Loved having him in 1957. Sorry to hear of his passing

sue noble

September 13, 2015 | California

Mr. Vaz prepared me for college more,than any other teacher. He taught me how to think, and organize my thoughts. When I became a Jr. High teacher, many of my teaching techniques were modeled after him. Class of 1976.

dee debrito

September 13, 2015

You were a gift to us Mr. Vaz. Class of 1958.

joe annunziato iii

September 12, 2015 | San Ramon, CA

Mr. Vaz will always be known as one of San Leandro High School's best! Class of 1982!

kari souza

September 12, 2015 | San Leandro, CA

Mr. Vaz was a GREAT teacher, he made learning fun. I tell my kids about him. class of 82

sandy williams

September 12, 2015 | San Leandro

I had your sweet dad he was a great can tell his heart was in teaching...sorry for your loss

tom parks

September 12, 2015 | Shallotte, NC

One of the few teachers that really encouraged us to communicate on a higher level. Thank you, sir.

September 12, 2015

Mr. Vaz was my teacher in my senior year ('64 -'65). A consummate gentleman in manner and attire. A thoughtful and inspiring teacher.

robert harjo

September 12, 2015 | Santa Rosa, CA

Mr. Vaz will always be remembered as one of our best and brightest.
SLHS 1956


August's Obituary

August Mark Vaz Feb. 8, 1926 - Sept. 12, 2013 Resident of Castro Valley August Mark Vaz was born in Hayward, CA, and spent his early years on the island of Terceira, Azores. He returned as a young boy to northern California, where he stayed for the rest of his life. After receiving a Masters...

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