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Alec Feather


1935 - 2013 Obituary Condolences
Alec Feather Obituary
ALEC FEATHER Alec Feather passed away on November 1, 2013 in Hemet, California. He was born on April 13, 1935 in Yorkshire, England and emigrated to Canada and then America in the 1950's. He founded Tech Consolidated and Tech-Ni-Cal, Inc. in New England in the early 1960's. A pioneer in the development of new electro-forming and slush mold manufacturing techniques. Among his many accomplishments were the development and manufacture of the reflector dishes for the Apollo moon landing program, the first microchip sorting and manufacturing process for IBM, and the molding and manufacturing process for the first long flight golf balls. Alec was a pilot and world traveler, spending much of his life consulting on manufacturing processes around the globe. He leaves behind his beloved wife, Valory Feather; son Paul Feather; daughter Tracy Shiro; step-son Jim Summers; step-daughters, Kimberly Bowen and Robin Summers; numerous grandchildren, and family. Alec will be deeply missed for his wisdom, his wit, and his love and support. A remembrance gathering will take place at the family ranch in Temecula, Ca.
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Published in Press-Enterprise on Nov. 10, 2013
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