Andrew graduated from Tinley Park High School in 1972 and moved to the Three Rivers area. Andrew worked as a heavy machine operator at DeBoer Materials for a few years then he began his own contracting and excavating business, D & M Contracting. He then went on to work for H.J. Deaton and Sons.
Mr. DeBoer was preceded by his father, James C. DeBoer and infant son, James Carl DeBoer.
Surviving to cherish his memory are daughters, Amanda Rose (Jamey Paquin) DeBoer of Jones and Celia Annette DeBoer of Chicago, IL; mother, Celia DeBoer of Three Rivers; brothers, Theodore, Frederick, and William (Becky) DeBoer; sister, Annette DeJong of Three Rivers; grandchildren, Michael and Matt Niskala; many nieces and nephews.
In accordance with family wishes cremation will take place and a celebration of Mr. DeBoer’s life will be held at a later date at the First Presbyterian Church of Three Rivers.
Memorial donations may be made payable to the DeBoer Family, c/o Amanda DeBoer. Envelopes available at Hohner Funeral Home in care of arrangements.