In Memoriam: Warren Vaughn Garrison

We are saddened to note the passing of SABR member Warren Vaughn Garrison on July 30, 2014, in Mountain View, California. He was a SABR member since 1992, active in the Lefty O’Doul Bay Area Chapter. He was an avid Oakland A’s fanand a member of the Pacific Coast League Historical Society. He traveled to many minor league ballparks and almost all of the major league ballparks, as well. It was on one of those baseball tours eight years ago that he met his loving girlfriend, Carol Guanella of Santa Rosa, who was by his side when he died.

Born February 3, 1941, in Long Branch, New Jersey, Warren attended the University of California at Berkeley and graduated with a BA degree in Mathematics in 1963. He earned his Master’s in Applied Mathematics in 1969 from Santa Clara University. He worked at Lockheed-Martin in Sunnyvale from 1963-98, then retired and taught graduate math at Santa Clara and De Anza Community College.

Private graveside services have been held in Santa Rosa. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Daniels Chapel of the Roses, (707) 525-3730.


Originally published: August 5, 2014. Last Updated: August 5, 2014.