Thomas Alan Fachet, 67, of Central Point, Ore., passed away Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at his home. He was born June 27, 1945 in St. Helens, Ore. to parents, Joseph Fachet and Esther Hounshell.

In 1969 he married Conny Varner, who survives. Tom worked 27 years as a lathe operator for Medco until their closing; he returned to college and received his associate of arts degree from Rogue Community College. He worked for 3M/Kodak as a trainer for 13 years.

Tom and Conny are members of Bethel Assembly. He served in the National Guard for six years. Tom especially enjoyed hunting and fishing with family and friends.

Survivors in addition to Conny include son, Brian (Danielle) Fachet, of Central Point; daughter, Cara Vanderpool, of Medford; sister, Jean (Bob) Gish, of Central Point; and three grandsons,Cole, Chase and Derek.

Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, May 6, 2013 at Bethel Church at Vista Pointe, 4245 Vista Pointe Dr., Medford, Ore. Pastor Tim Olson will officiate. Private family interment will be in Memory Gardens Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Providence Hospice.

Memory Gardens Memorial Park & Mortuary in care of arrangements,