Thomas E. Sanchez
1937 - 2015
Thomas E. Sanchez passed away on August 5, 2015 after a sudden intense illness. He was born in Los Angeles in 1937 and grew up in Southern California. He graduated with an engineering degree from Long Beach State College and held an MBA from Pepperdine University. He was employed by several local electronics firms before his retirement in 2005, including Delco Systems Operations, Infomag, and Raytheon.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Florence Sanchez; a sister, Marion Scarrow of San Gabriel; a brother, Dr. Hubert Sanchez of Fountain Valley; a brother, Robert Sanchez of Montebello; and a brother, Fred Sanchez of Hawthorne.
In accordance with his wishes, there will be no memorial services. Friends who wish to do so may remember Guide Dogs for the Blind, Inc., PO Box 151200, San Rafael, CA 94915. Tom always admired the work of this fine organization.