Obituary: Andrew F. Beierwaltes, Jr.

Andrew F. Beierwaltes, Jr., age 84, a veteran of the Korean War and beloved husband of Barbara, nee Lang; loving father of Mark (Mauricio), Andrew (Maggie), David (Sandie), Mary (John) Metoyer, Thomas (Cheryl), Cathy (Jon) Johnson, and Greg (Karen); dearest grandfather of Julie, Drew, Kristen, Jonathon, Ashley, Haley, Evan, Marissa, Nicole, Michael, Makenna, and Kailyn; and fond brother of Lois (George) Kalvelage, Marilyn (the late Stan) Bush, Rev. Charles C.S.s.R., the late Robert (the late Joan), the late Gerry (the late Norman) Weidner, the late Sr. Marie Celine O.S.F.

Funeral Services were Friday, Jan. 2, at 10:30 a.m. from Skaja Terrace Funeral Home, 7812 N. Milwaukee Ave., Niles, to St. John Brebeuf Church for 11:30 a.m. Mass. Interment Maryhill Cemetery. Visitation was Thursday, Jan. 1, from 3-9 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Vincent de Paul Society – St. John Brebeuf Conference or The Women’s Center – 5116 N. Cicero Ave., Chicago IL 60630 – will be appreciated.

He was a Past Grand Knight North American Martyrs K of C 4338, Past President of St. John Brebeuf Holy Name Society, Charter President of St. Vincent de Paul Society, St. Mary Conference; Scouter for 50 years B.S.A., and State Farm Insurance Agent for more than 35 years. For more information, call 847-966-7302 or visit

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