Andrew Raymond Micetich, 89 of Fish Lake, Born March 27 , 1931, in Chicago, Illinois, died peacefully in his home on September 13, 2020, surrounded by his loved ones, after a long battle with cancer.
Andrew served his country in the Korean war from 1949-1952, is a Past Commander of American Legion Post 400 in Fish Lake, past Worshipful Master of Masonic Lodge 266, North Liberty; long-time Worthy Patron of Eastern Star in North Liberty; and member Order of Eastern Star in Lakeville Indiana, and VFW in North Liberty. He was an ORAK Shrine member and drove the van for the Shriners' Hospital for Children in Chicago in his early years of retirement, and took great pleasure in this service.
He loved the CUBS and BEARS and was very happy to see his favorite team win the World Series before he passed. He spent many hours building model railroads; and enjoyed Legion pool tournaments. Numerous vacations were enjoyed with brother-in-law Raymond Crane and wife, Gloria.
Andrew leaves behind his wife Barbara (Crane) Micetich of 67 years; three children: Thomas Micetich, wife Kathy, of Olney IL; Andrew Micetich, wife Debbie, of La Porte IN; and Judith Armstrong, husband Gary, of Gosport IN. There are also six grand-children, 17 great grand-children, three great great grand- children.
Preceding him in death are his parents, Andrew and Marie Micetich and Sister Josephine Leonardo (Stephen).
A Memorial and Graveside Masonic Service will be held at 12:00PM EDT (11:00AM CDT) Saturday, October 24, 2020 at Porter Rea Cemetery.
A memorial and graveside Masonic Service will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2211 North Oak Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60707-3392.
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Shriners Hospital for Children -- Chicago
2211 North Oak Park Avenue, Chicago IL 60707-3392