Thomas Andrew McCornack Thomas Andrew McCornack (Timber Tom) was the only son of Phillip and Louisa McCornack, born December 9, 1950. Tom graduated from Eureka High School in 1969. He was a US Army Veteran. He worked as a heavy equipment operator (Local 3). He helped restore the Madakat, move the lighthouse to Trinidad head, moved the Blue Ox at the Trees of mystery, and helped place the Fisherman's Memorial at the Marina. He was an avid outdoors man, sharing his adventures with family, friends and his beloved dogs. Tom passed away suddenly, on March 21, 2014, leaving his wife of 33 years; Tracie; children; Amber Ames, Sarah McCornack & Andrew (Butch) McCornack. Grandchildren; Rueben McCornack, Destinee Rhamy, Mariah Rhamy, Adela Ames, Alea Youravish, Austin Ames and Alena Ames. Mother, Louisa (McCornack) Butler. Sisters; Rosie Stout, Arlene Crane, Debora Abel, and Lauren McCornack and numerous nieces and nephews, He was preceded in death by his father Phillip Eugene McCornack and Stepfather John Butler. A special 'Thank You', to the countless friends and people who touched his life and he theirs. You know who you are. All family and friends are invited to attend Tom's celebration of life service to be held at the First Covenant Church, 2526 'J' Street (Eureka), Saturday May 17th, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Please sign the guestbook at www.times-standard.com and click on obituaries.
Published in Eureka Times-Standard on May 4, 2014