Andi Siahaan

Andi (Warsandi) Siahaan passed away on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018, at JourneyCare Hospice Center, Barrington, Illinois. He was born on April 20, 1965, in Pematang Siantar, Sumatra, Indonesia, the son of Maruli Gunung Siahaan and Tiamsa Siagian. He was baptized and confirmed in Pematang Siantar in the HKBP Lutheran Church.

He graduated from high school and college in Pematang Siantar. He continued his education in computer science after he came to the United States in 1990. He was employed as a computer network administrator and audio-visual coordinator. He was married to Jody (Jolene) Krueger on July 6, 1991. The couple had two children, Logan and Evan. Andi enjoyed his work, his children and keeping in contact with his relatives in the United States and Indonesia. His favorite pastimes were running, biking and playing soccer.

He is survived by his family, Logan, of Elgin, Illinois, and Jody and Evan, of Shawano. He is also survived by his brothers and sisters. His oldest sister Diana Siahaan and her family Frendhi Said Da Naro, Fero Artha Rizal and Fanuel Dicky Triadi. Brother Zeplin (Mayander Paraloan Siahaan) Sutrisni Aswita Peranginangin, Raja Yudha Roderick Siahaan, Zesika Yulina Siahaan and Novalina Siahaan. Sister Marlin Siahaan Harper (Samuel Harper) and Richard Jones Damanik. Brother Bintang Siahaan, (Eva Pardede) Risky Siahaan and Stephani Siahaan. Sister Rita juni Siahaan (Eben Sihardo Simanjuntak) Yolandry Lidya Simanjuntak, Yuansa ledyi Simanjuntak, Yofani larakan Simanjuntak and Yoshua laza Simanjuntak. Sister Yanthi Maya Berta Siahaan (Ranto Indra Karta Pasaribu) Feby NM Pasaribu and Felix RM Pasaribu.

His father and mother preceded him in death.

There will be a memorial service at St. James Lutheran Church, on Saturday, Sept. 15 at 11 a.m. The church is located at 324 S. Andrews St., Shawano.

The family wishes to thank Dr. Bruce Brockstein and Nurse Jade at Highland Park Kellogg Cancer Center in Highland Park, Illinois, for their dedicated concern during Andi’s illness, and those who so lovingly cared for him at JourneyCare Hospice Center at Barrington, Illinois. We would especially like to thank Faith Lutheran Church in Lake Forest, Illinois, for the many prayers, visits with pastors, Stephen Ministers, and Asher the therapy dog.