Obituary: Andrew Mark O’Brien


Andrew Mark O’Brien, 21, Westfield, died May 10. He was born Oct. 18, 1994 in Hickory, N.C.

Andrew was a 2012 graduate of St. Stephens High School in Hickory, N.C. He was employed with Kroger as a Lead Employee for the Kroger Click List. He was a member of the Kroger Customer First Promise Team.

Andrew was a strong and kindhearted person who loved people and always recognized the good in everyone. He quickly made friends with his mission being to create lifetime memories with everyone he met. Along with AJ Swart, loving partner of Andrew, Derrick T., Lindsay S. and many of his co-workers at Kroger made a major impact on his life, as he did on theirs. Andrew loved his Indiana family as well. A lifelong dream for Andrew was to work in the medical field helping others. He will be missed by many.

Survivors include his father, Mark Joseph O’Brien, sister Nancy O’Brien, partner Andrew Joseph Swart, best friend Lindsay Suggs, Gunkle and Bella.

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