Cecil Thomas Flatt
November 22, 1936 - August 10, 2018
Cecil “Tom” Flatt passed away peacefully at home August 10, 2018 with his wife Andrea “Ann” by his side.
Tom was born in Corvallis, OR to Cecil and Edith Flatt on November 22, 1936. He attended grade school in Eddyville, OR and high school in Newport, OR and has lived in Lincoln County the majority of his life. He married Andrea Lee Flatt September 8, 1958.
Tom had a successful career. In the 70's he was a member of the Lincoln County Mounted Posse. He was a timber cruiser for Georgia Pacific Forestry Department for 25 years. He hauled paper from the mills to the docks. In 1964 he started his truck driving career where he worked for Braxling, Goodell Trucking and then Leeway Logging where he retired. He was known as "Sylvester".
He enjoyed horses, classic cars, Nascar racing and was a huge Tony Stewart fan. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. His favorite time was when his grandchildren and great grand children came to visit. He had a huge heart.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Cecil and Edith Flatt; his brother Rex Flatt of Scappoose,OR; and his son Travis Wade Flatt in 1998 from Toledo. OR.
Tom is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Andrea Flatt of Siletz, OR; his children Tom Flatt of Stayton, OR, Bob (Angie) Flatt of Toledo, OR, Norman (Annette)Flatt of Toledo, OR, Mary Flatt Toledo, OR, Stacey Flatt of Siletz, OR; his sister Barbara Brissett from Scappoose , OR; and several nieces and nephews, grand children and great-grandchildren
A Celebration of Life and Potluck will be held Sunday, August 26th from 12:00-2:00 at the Toledo GP Union Hall at 148 E Graham. All are welcome.
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