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Andrew ‘Drew’ Eugene Tollman December 2, 1974 - August 23, 2013

Posted: Thursday, Aug 29th, 2013


Andrew ‘Drew’ Eugene Tollman
Andrew ‘Drew’ Eugene Tollman, 38, of Lusk, Wyo., left us Aug. 23, 2013. He was on his way to ‘KOOL Deadwood Nights’ in a ‘57 Chevy, doing something he loved. Andrew’s services will be held Aug. 31, 2013 at the Niobrara Fairgrounds in Lusk. Mark Lohr of the Congregational Church and the BPO Elks will be handling the services. Burial will follow at the Lusk Cemetery, with Pier Funeral Home handling the arrangements.

Andrew was born Dec. 2, 1974 to Rex F. and Julie (Erickson) Tollman. He went to grades K thru 12 at Guernsey-Sunrise School, graduating in 1993. Andrew received his Bachelors degree in Education from the University of Wyoming, majoring in math with a coaching endorsement, graduating in 1998. Andrew taught school in Texas and Wyoming until 2008 when he came back to Lusk to help his parents with their ranch and business.

Drew loved to sing and most Fridays and Saturday’s you could find him ‘karaoking ‘, enjoying his friends and singing. He enjoyed fishing, camping, canoeing, sketching, golfing and just hangin’ with his family, friends, and his dog Rocky. He was a great fan of the University of Wyoming’s sports teams. He had a great love of football, and the Dolphins have been his team since his was 3-years-old.

He was an active member of the BPO Elks in Lusk, always willing to help in any project when asked.

Andrew was preceded in death by Grandpa Richard ‘Dick’ Tollman and his best friend Dave Foy.

He is survived by his parents, Rex F. and Julie Tollman, Lusk, Wyo.; his brother, Aaron, Monterey, Calif., Grandparents Eugene and Ellva Erickson, Rapid City, SD; Grandma Claudetta Tollman, Lusk, Wyo.; Great -grandma Genevieve Swope, Lusk, Wyo.; and many aunts and uncles, great-aunts and great-uncles, cousins and friends.

Memorials may be made to Lusk BPO Elks, PO Box 897, Lusk, WY 82225.

Rex and Julie wish to thank Pete at Pier Funeral Home, for bringing our Son home.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, and Saturday the 31st from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Pier Funeral Home in Lusk.

For the complete article see the 08-28-2013 issue.

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