|8/27/2021 11:48:00 AM|
Andrew A. (Andy) Nord, over 50 year member Local 417, retired after 37 years in the sprinkler trade, age 75, peacefully passed on August 11, 2021 after a long struggle with dementia.
Preceded in death by daughter Kelly; parents Eric and Emma (LeRoux) Nord; sister Carol Foerster (Bud); and brother Jerry Mattson. Survived by wife of 32 years Mary Anne (nee Kirchoff); Daughter Andrea Nord Montan (Gerry); grandchildren Max (Alicia); Sarah (Tyler); and Emilie; sister Ramah Mattson; many nieces nephews and close friends.
Blessed with care from Hospice and wonderful caregivers at The Estates of Roseville. Andy was a huge sports fan, NASCAR and drags, MSRA, owning several classic cars. Loved to travel. He loved to hunt elk, antelope and deer. Snowmobiler at heart, modifying engines for racing and water skipping. Enjoyed motorcycling, participating in the Sturgis Rally since 1985. Retired March 2002 relocated to Deadwood, SD running Strawberry Bed and Breakfast until 2007. He moved back to Minnesota nin August 2010, residing in Lindstrom. Andy was a prankster and loved socializing in general, if there were people it was a party. Great sense of humor. Andy will be missed by all.
Celebration of life September 10 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Mueller Memorial, 4738 Bald Eagle Avenue, White Bear Lake. Memorial Mass September 11, 10 a.m. at St. Genevieve Church (old church) 1683 Sorel Street, Centerville with visitation one hour before the Mass. Memorials preferred for Alzheimer’s and dementia research. Arrangements MuellerMemorial.com, 651-429-4944