On Thursday, Sarandon's daughter, Eva Amurri Martino
, paid tribute to her uncle on Instagram, and her mother later retweeted the message. "Thank you to everyone who reached out with love at the passing of my brother Terry Tomalin," Sarandon wrote, including a link to the Instagram post.
"Today, Heaven gained the most caring, adventurous, and fun-loving Angel around. My Uncle, Terry Tomalin, passed away this afternoon- very suddenly from a heart attack," Martino captioned an image of her late uncle. "He was an avid Outdoorsman, prolific writer, great friend, pillar of the community, and most importantly a dedicated husband and father who had such a fierce love for his family."