OBITUARY: Timothy Craig Blaha |

OBITUARY: Timothy Craig Blaha

Timothy Craig Blaha, 53, of South Lake Tahoe, died peacefully October 13, 2011, at Barton Memorial Hospital. Tim was born March 31, 1958, was raised in Catonsville, Maryland and graduated from Catonsville High School in 1976. He was the son of the late Hugh and Betty Blaha and is survived by a brother, Ralph Scott Blaha of Catonsville, Maryland.

Tim had a great enthusiasm for life and a charming personality and smile. He loved his cats, and he enjoyed watching reality shows and doing some light gardening. Tim was most at home eating steamed crabs on the Chesapeake Bay, and he loved spending time on the water. Tim is lovingly and fondly remembered by longtime friends, and he will be greatly missed.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 22nd, at 11 am, at McFarlane Mortuary in South Lake Tahoe. Plans will be made for another memorial service in Catonsville, Maryland, at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the California AIDS Foundation.