Funeral services set for today…

Jul 31, 2011   //   by David Niebler   //   2011 Blog  //  No Comments

Andy Niebler, of Waukesha, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 26, 2011, surrounded by his loving family at his home, at the age of 12 years old, after a courageous year-long battle with brain cancer.

Andy was born on Aug. 31, 1998, to David and Mary Beth (nee Bollom) Niebler.  Andy loved playing baseball and tennis.  He was a member of the Waukesha Firebirds baseball team.  Andy was an avid reader, loved putting together Lego projects and playing video games. Andy’s great sense of humor and infectious smile will be missed by all who knew him.

Andy will be lovingly missed by his parents, David and Mary Beth; his sisters, Hannah and Celia; his maternal grandparents, Daniel and Penny Bollom of Green Bay; his paternal grandparents, Dr. Charles and Carol Niebler of Hartland; many other family members and friends.

A visitation for Andy will be held on Sunday, July 31, 2011, from 1 p.m. until the 4 p.m. service at Gethsemane United Methodist Church, 642 Main St., Pewaukee, WI 53072. Interment will be on Monday, Aug. 1, 2011, at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, in appreciation of the great care Andy received this past year, his family would request any donations to be made to Children’s Hospitals Foundation, P.O. Box 1997 MS3050, Milwaukee, WI 53201 or to the MACC Fund, 10000 W. Innovation Dr., Milwaukee, WI 53226.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family.  For an online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visithttp://www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com, or call 262-542-6609. (This article taken from the Waukesha Patch).

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Out of respect for Andy’s family, we will not be posting any auction items today.

Check back tomorrow for more great auction items as well as bracket information for the tournament.

Together, we can help Andy’s memory live on and celebrate his life.

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