Gary R. Baird, devoted husband, brother, uncle and friend to many, passed away from this life to be with his Lord on Sunday, January 27, 2013 at the age of 67. Born December 3, 1945 in San Antonio, Texas to Richard T. Baird and Frances M. (Dolejsi) Baird. He was a member of San Jose Mission Catholic Church and Holy Name Catholic Church. He proudly served in the US Navy
during Vietnam. Gary was retired from Southern Pacific Railroad. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard T. Baird and his mother Frances M. (Dolejsi) Baird. He is survived by his beloved wife, and soul mate, Joann M. Baird of San Antonio, TX; sister Gayle and her husband David O. Pearson and their family; and by his brother Grady T. Baird and his wife Cindy and their family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Mission San Jose Catholic Church Building Fund, the
, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society or the
. God Bless You All!
A Rosary will be recited Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7:00 P.M. at Mission Park South. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, February 1 at 11:00 A.M. at Mission San Jose Catholic Church. Private interment will be held at a later date in Mission Burial Park South.
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in the obituary section.