Andrew Joseph Bender, beloved son, brother, and uncle, passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021 in Casper. He was 33 years old. Andy was preceded in death by his mother, Valerie Bender, grandfather Tom Berry, and cousins, Gregory and Robert Reeves. Andy is survived by his father, David Bender and brothers, Chris Bender and Daniel Burtock, grandmother Mary Berry, aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews and nieces, who all loved Andy very much. Andy loved football, basketball, fishing, and hunting and lived a full and generous life with an infectious smile and fun spirit. Family was extremely important to him, and he would do anything he could to help others. Andy was born in Worland, WY on July 24, 1989. He worked as an Industrial radiographer for 13 years from 2008 until 2020, climbing the ranks to master his profession and ensuring the safety of pipeline infrastructure across multiple states including Wyoming, Montana, Nebraska, Colorado, and California. Andy was loved by many and will be missed by all.
Memorial services will be held at Strong Tower Church on June 19, 2021 at 4:00 pm.
Arrangements are entrusted to Bustard & Jacoby Funeral Home, 600 CY Ave. Casper, WY 82601.
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