Michael Joseph McCormack of Eckert died Sept. 22, 2015, at Delta County Memorial Hospital. He was 65.
He was born June 17, 1950, to Joseph Francis and Geraldine (Fitzgerald) McCormack.
He enjoyed being a husband, father and grandfather, fishing, hunting, automobiles, his Jeep and traveling to see his family across the country.
Mr. McCormack is survived by his wife of 33 years, Susan Ann McCormack; his mother, Geraldine McCormack; his sisters, Judy, Mary and Patty; his daughters, Barbie McCormack and her daughter Ellen Allmaras and Brandy Mortashed (Michael) Gardner; and granddaughter, Chelsea Gilbert (Michael Sherman) and their daughter Madison Gilbert; and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Francis McCormack; and a brother, Timothy McCormack.
At the family's request, no services will be held.
Burial will be in his hometown of Chewelah, Wash., with Mr. McCormack's father and brother.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.