In Memory

Joseph 'Bud' Crozier - Class Of 1937

Joseph 'Bud' Crozier

Joseph 'Bud' Crozier, born October 10, 1918, passed away June 8, 2014 due to cardiopulmonary issues and dementia.  He was 95 and living in Santa Clarita, California.  

Bud graduated from SPHS and USC. He was a pilot in World War II in China, Burma, and India.  He retired from the Air Force Reserve as a Lt. Colonel after serving 23 years.  He worked for Lockheed for 20 years and later did acting work as an extra for about 25 years. He played many parts and also played Santa Claus in movies, TV, and private parties.

Bud is survived by his wife, Evelyn Crozier; sons John and Scott Crozier; and step-daughter Vicki Bishop.

Evelyn Crozier, wife