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Andy Lee Fugate - 59

2/19/1960 - 9/23/2019

Industry, Illinois

    Andy Lee Fugate age 59 of Industry, Illinois, passed away with his family at his side Monday, September 23, 2019.  He was born February 19, 1960, in Macomb, to Melvin and Patricia Riggins Fugate.  Andy was united in marriage to Pamela Royer in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 28, 2002.  

    Surviving to mourn his passing is his wife Pam “Buttercup” Fugate, Industry, 1 Daughter: Tisha Miller, Macomb, 2 Grandchildren: Lacey and Colby Miller, 1 Sister: Kathy Fugate, Industry, his beloved dog Diesel, many Nieces and Nephews, his work wife: Melissa Garzee, and his life long partners in crime, Tim Taylor, Paul McHone and Jack Clawson.

    Andy was preceded in death by his parents and 1 Brother: Alan Fugate.

    Andy drove 20 years for Heil trucking, logging in over 1 million miles with only 1 accident when the wind blew him over.  He enjoyed Corvettes, trivia, N.R.H., He had a passion for traveling with his favorite trip to Alaska with Meredith and Lucille Kepple.  Andy was a member of the F.A.L. Ipava Legion and Ipava Masonic Lodge.

    Cremation rites have been accorded.  A Celebration of life service will be held at the Ipava American Legion Post 17 at a later date.  Memorial is to Andy’s Grandchildren’s Education fund. Jones Mortuary in Colchester is handling arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at jonesmortuaryfh.com  

Will be held at the Ipava American Legion Post 17 at a later date


  • susie bucher

    on 09/23/19

    Pam and family, We are so very sorry about Andy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Bob and Susie Bucher

  • Debbie John

    on 09/23/19

    Andy was such a great guy! Pam and Andy took me under their wings since I met them! So very sorry his loss to the family. He will be missed

    on 09/24/19

    Pam and family, We are so so sorry for your loss. I had so much fun with Andy and Tim at Becky's Bar. He will be missed by all. Prayers 



  • Mike and Marla Rumler

    on 09/25/19

    Pam and family- We are so very sorry to hear of your loss. You are all in our thoughts...

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