Andrew G. Chitwood,
Oct. 17, 1976 ó June 7, 2017
Andrew "Andy" G. Chitwood, 40, passed away Wednesday, June 7, 2017.
Andy was born Oct. 17, 1976, in Hartford to Steven Chitwood and Katherine Fehring. He was raised in Slinger and was a graduate of Slinger High School, class of 1995. Andy was a wonderful, unique and generous person and was extremely proud of his daughter, Katelynn. He loved her with all his heart and cared very much for Katelynnís mother, Jessica, and her two boys. Andy had a passion for anything with a motor, including automobiles, motorcycles, snowmobiles, four-wheelers and watercraft. He could strike up conversation with just about everyone.
The Fehring family homestead was a major part of his life. He loved assisting his grandfather, Jim, on the farm with splitting wood, clearing trees, mowing the lawn, general upkeep, and hunting. Andy had many friends and enjoyed being surrounded by them. His family and friends meant the world to Andy.
Andy is survived by his daughter, Katelynn; mother, Katherine, father, Steven; and brothers, Corey (Laura), Ryan and Joshua. He is further survived by his grandmothers, Norma Chitwood and Lottie Fehring; aunts and uncles, Greg (Judy) Chitwood, Dan Chitwood, Jim Chitwood, Gary (Kathy) Chitwood, Rob (Maggie) Chitwood, Rita (John) Neuman, Jon (Diane) Fehring, Jay (Kara) Fehring and Julie Loesl; nieces and nephews, Benjamin, Marissa and Annabella; cousins, Chad, Lindsay, Jennifer, Cassandra, Jesse, Gina, Jenise, Noelle, Adam, Rory, Jacob, Lucas, Brenna, Zachary and Jordan; and other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Jack Chitwood and Jim Fehring, and his dogs, Brutus, Tasha, Alisha, Cocao and Max.
A Memorial Service will be at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel of West Bend with the Rev. Richard J. Stoffel presiding. Visitation will be at the funeral home Wednesday, June 14, from 3 p.m. until time of service (6 p.m.).
Memorials are appreciated to the Andrew Chitwood Memorial Fund at Associated Bank (300 E. Washington St., Slinger, WI 53086).
A Special Thank You to the Rev. Richard J. Stoffel and the staff of the Menomonee Falls Public Safety Departments.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 orwww.phillipfuneralhome.com.