STONINGTON - Andrew John Papp, 58, of Stonington, died May 13, 2013, after an extended battle with lung cancer. Andy was born in Dearborn, Mich., to Andrew and Loma (Klinker) Papp and was one of eight children.
Andy loved being outdoors as much as possible, and like his grandfather before him, earned his living doing masonry work. Andy was always known for his great sense of humor.
Andy is survived by his children, Kyle Papp of Redford, Mich., Gina Papp of Dearborn, Mich., and Andrew (Angelica) Papp of Lansing, Mich.; his former wife, Kathleen Mullen of Southgate, Mich.; his mother, Loma (Bob Miller) Papp of Monroe, Mich.; his siblings, Patrick (Cheryl) Papp of Simms, Texas, Barbara Dowdy of Monroe, Mich., Catherine (Dennis) Mell of Monroe, Mich., Jeffrey (Tina) Papp of Newport, Mich., Nicholas Papp (David) of Las Vegas, Nev., and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Private family services were held at the Anderson Funeral Home in Gladstone. There will also be a memorial service held on June 22 in Wyandotte, Mich. The Anderson Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the family with the arrangements and online condolences can be sent to the family at www.andersonfuneralhomes.net.