Thomas A. Baz, 79, of San Simeon, California passed away in his home on March 31, 2013. He was born in Toledo, Ohio on July 18, 1933, to Thomas and Mabel Baz. After graduating from Woodward High School, he attended Bowling Green State University, graduating with a degree in accounting and later became a CPA. He served in the 3rd Armored Division of the Army. He worked for Haughton Elevator in Toledo before moving to San Diego in 1975. He retired from Cubic Corporation in 2004 where he was the vice president corporate controller.
He was preceded in death by his parents and Judy, his wife of more than 50 years, as well as his brothers, Joseph, George and James Baz, and uncles, David, Toufic, and Eddie Baz. He is survived by his children, Diann Davidson and Laura Baz-Lamoureux, both of San Diego, CA, Deborah Klawitter of Huntington Beach, CA; son, Allan Baz of Lake Tahoe, CA; sister, Wadad Gunselman; sister-in-law, Mary Baz; aunt, Florence Baz; six grandchildren; one great-grandson, and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
His warmth, love of life and fun-loving nature will be missed by all who knew him. In lieu of flowers, please consider a gift to Saint Andrew the Apostle Greek Orthodox Church, 232 E. Foothill Blvd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93405, where he was an active and cherished member.