Walter Thomas Reeves

icon July 23, 1924 - November 2, 2013 Tom was born in Corinth, Mississippi in 1924 to Walter and Margaret Reeves and moved to California at an early age, where he later attended Glendale High School. He served as a B24 pilot during WWII, and then graduated from UCLA where he met his wife Jean Bragg, who survived him after 64 years of marriage. He is also survived by their two sons Brian (Penny) and Rick (Sarah) and two grandsons Chris and Dan, who are the sons of Brian and Penny. His sister Peggy and her family also survive him. Tom loved his family and many friends and enjoyed playing tennis and traveling. He and Jean lived in Encino for 52 years. A family memorial service was held; led by his minister Dr. Steve Smith of St. James Presbyterian church.

Published in the Los Angeles Times on Nov. 16, 2013