Andrew Marrari

South Milwaukee, Wisconsin, US

U.S. Marine Corps

CPL, Kilo Company 3/25 3rd Batallion 25th Marines Honor Guard

12/3/2009, USA


Corporal Andrew William Marrari found peace on December 3, 2009 at the age of 24. Andrew was the beloved son of Dean and Carrie (nee Grambow) who were blessed to have Andrew for 24 years. Loving brother of Erica. Brother-in-law of Joseph Thompson. Cherished grandson of Gary and Sharon Grambow, Janice and Attilio Contardi, Pauline and Richard Koveneski. Dear nephew of Thom (Sandi) Marrari, Anthony (Suzanne) Marrari, Gail (Dan) Homontowski, Jeffrey (Misty) Grambow and Jennifer (Jason) Pietruszka. Preceded in death by grandfather Antonio Marrari. Dear godson of Chris Gutowski (nee Benka), godfather of Emma, and best friend of Joe Wawrzyniak. Andrew is also survived by all of his special cousins, relatives and many dear friends. Andrew graduated from South Milwaukee Senior High School. He was completing his sixth year in the United States Marine Corps. He completed one tour of duty in Iraq. Andrew, we will never be the same without you. We will miss your smile, laughter and silliness. When you left us you took a piece of each one of our hearts. Your memories will be a source of strength for all of the lives that you touched. You left everyone a lifetime of wonderful memories. We look forward to the day when we can laugh with you again.

Andrew’s portrait is also on Poster 12