Andrew Marich passed away October 13, 2018 at Plains, Montana surrounded by his loving family.
Andy was born in Philipsburg, MT to John and Rose Marich during May of 1927. He was proud of his service in the Army during WWII, serving in the Army in the United States and Japan.
U.S. Army 27th Infantry PFC – Dec. 1944
He married Letty in June of 1947. During their lifetime together Andy and Letty raised three children on their farm at Whitepine. He was a hard- working man with occupations including dairy, farming, sawmill and logging as a sawyer. After moving on from a logging accident he spent time working for the county and the city of Thompson Falls until his retirement.
He enjoyed wood working, fishing, playing cards, travel and most of all hunting in the mountains of western Montana.
Andy is survived by Letty his wife of seventy-one years. Three children, Barbara Thomas (Bob), Lee Marich (Pia), Laura Ganatos (Nick). His pride and joy included all his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Chrystal (Dusty), Russ, Kimberly, David (Tracy), Lynn (Blake), Gary (Meghan) and Joe (Emma). Great grands are Dean, JD, Rylee, Elizabeth, Conor, Molly and Aubrey.
Andy is also survived by his sister Marie, brothers, Nick and Jim, spouses and numerous nieces and nephews. All of his ten siblings were an important part of his life.