|6/18/2021 11:34:00 AM|
Andrew Eugene Marier, born July 22, 1928, passed away unexpectedly June 9, 2021 from natural causes. Preceded in death by wife of almost 60 years, Marjorie, on September 11, 2008. Andy worked at Land O’Lakes for 36 years. He hauled livestock to the stockyard in South St. Paul for local farmers. After retiring from Land O’Lakes, he drove school bus for a few years for Chisago Lakes Schools. He donated blood for many years to the Red Cross, then was a volunteer driver for them when he could no longer donate. He was an avid gardener, many in the community benefitted from the fresh produce from his many gardens, as did the food shelf.
He will be missed by six children, eight grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, and four great-great grandchildren; children Sherri (Tom) Haag, Tony (Ann) Marier, Geri (Bob) Hanson, Eugene (Debby) Marier, Jackie and Jeff, and grandchildren Melissa Southworth, Andrew Haag, Sara (Pete) Poff, Sabrina (Steve) Dahl, Josh Marier, Derek Virkus, Brian Haag, Laura (Jaymeson) Johnson.
The family would like to thank Parmly and Ecumen Hospice.
At Andy’s request, the family will have a private service.