THOMAS GRAMZA Thomas Luke Gramza 57, a long time Barstow resident passed away suddenly at home July 15, 2014. Tom was a fan of Nascar, Indy Racing, Formula One Racing and always looked forward to Memorial Day weekend to enjoy Race Day. Tom also enjoyed watching football and was an avid reader who liked American History. Tom worked for Northrup Grumman for 10 years at Fort Irwin. He is preceded in death by his father, Casimer J. Gramza. Tom is survived by his mother, Cecilia M. Gramza of Barstow; brother, Joseph Gramza of Barstow; sister, Roberta Chaildin of Cocoa Florida, sister and brother in law, Julie and Rick Pellman of Barstow; niece, Amy M. Chaildin of Tampa Florida; nephew and wife, Joseph and Danielle Chaildin of Orlando, Florida; and fiancee, Barbara Cosanella of Barstow, along with many friends. Tom's presence will be missed. A rosary and vigil will be held Friday July 18, 2014 at Mead's Mortuary at 5 p.m. A private burial will take place July 22, 2014.