– Andy, 91, died March 18 in Stayton. He was born on July
28, 1928 in Meade, Kansas.
Andy married Virginia Ickes on May 31, 1948 in Las
Vegas. The couple raised two daughters. He served in the
National Guard, worked 20 years as a postmaster in California
before retiring and coming to Oregon. Andy pursued many
adventures over the next years, such as running an excavating
company with his brother Clinton and bartending.
He enjoyed camping, woodworking, spending time with
family, card and board games.
He belonged to the Santiam Senior Center and enjoyed
playing pinochle with all of his friends.
survived by his Daughters, Diana Anderson of Mill City and
Sherry Bays of Sarasota, Florida; four grandchildren; five
great grandchildren; and two great-great granddaughters.
He was preceded in death by his wife Virginia; his
siblings; Paul, Daniel, Arlie, Oscar, Clinton, George and
sister Betty. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton, Oregon.