April 12, 1953 – January 4, 2020
Tom was a beloved member of the Olympia community, helping start the Olympia Food Coop, the Crisis Clinic, Heartsparkle Players, and the Community Sustaining Fund, among many other projects and activities. Tom was a tireless activist for many other political movements, including mental health aid, child abuse prevention, Copwatch, and helping the homeless and disenfranchised. Tom cared for and helped people who had few resources and options. He was active with the Thurston County Democrats for many years. When he died, Tom was continuing his efforts to create a public power district in 2020.
Memorial donations may be made to Olympia Public Power Campaign, 1325 10th Avenue SE , Olympia, WA 98501
There will be a Celebration of Life Saturday, Feb. 1, 10AM at OFS.