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Andrew  K. "Andy"  Makley
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“I didn't know Andrew, but after hearing of the loss of his life I wanted to send condolences to his family and friends. God bless and keep you in...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Lisa Meeker - DELPHOS, OH - none

“We are very sorry for your loss. We remember Andy as a sweet, fun kid in the church youth group. ”
2 of 18 | Posted by: Barb Rhinehart and Avery Rhinehart - OH

“May God wrap his arms around you in comfort at this most difficult time. Andy was very nice young man and a great friend to Jeff. our thoughts and...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Deb steinbrnner - st. marys, OH

“Kay and family - Our sincere sympathy to you in the loss of your son. ”
4 of 18 | Posted by: Duane & Alice Hartwig

“Anthony, I am so sorry to hear about your son! I know God will take good care of him! My heart goes out to you and your family! Renee (Crosley)...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“so sorry for your lost will say a prayer for you and your family ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Mike Wenel - coldwater, OH

“I am so sorry for you loss. I know the loss is so painful, but by remembering all the great times you had with Andrew my help soften the pain. ”
7 of 18 | Posted by: Candy Dicke - St. Marys, OH

“My sincere sympathy to your family on your loss. I remember Andy very well from school. He was always respectful and worked hard with a smile on...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Dianne Dicke - New Breme, OH

“To Kay and all the family, please accept my sincere condolences for the loss of Andy. My heart goes out to you, and you are in my thoughts and...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Marilyn Sommer - New Bremen, OH

“Anthony, I am so sorry to hear of your tragic loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. May God bless and you and keep you during this dark time. ...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Denise Everage Cassidy - OH

“Ashley n family. You are in my thoughts through this time of grief. I can't even begin to imagine what you're going through. Prayers for you ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Sharon howell - Celina, OH

“Our sympathy and prayers to your family. ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Lance, Debra and Kayla Lear

“I'm so sorry about your loss I remember Andy they jr. High youth group and a little but in high school youth group. He was always fun and out going I...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Suzie Simon - Anna, OH - Friend

“So sorry for you loss. You are all in our prayers! My God be with you ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Chandra - Lima, OH - School mate

“Kay I am so very sorry to hear of your loss I will be thinking and praying for you and the family ”
15 of 18 | Posted by: Denise - Sidney - Friend

“So very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Kelly Sekas - Piqua, OH

“I am so sorry to hear the lose of this great and beautiful smiling young man. If he is like his dad, he is wonderful and kind to others. His smile...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: carol richardson - athens, AL

“So sorry about the loss of your precious son. God bless you all and know that my heart is with you all at this difficult time. ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Rosemary Figel McElroy - OH


Of New Bremen, OH, died on Sunday, July 5, 2015 at 10:25 P.M. near St. Marys, Ohio as the result of a motorcycle accident. He was born on June 16, 1994 in St. Marys, Ohio, the son of Anthony Makley of St. Marys and Kay (Howell) Makley of New Bremen. Along with his parents, survivors include his sister Ashley (Jordan) Fraley of St. Marys, a nephew Landon Zimmerman, a niece Payton Fraley, paternal grandparents Robert & Doris Makley of St. Marys, maternal grandparents Don & Janice Howell of New Bremen, aunts and uncles Carol & Mike Swackhamer of New Bremen, Jenine & Terry Humphries of St. Marys, Rick & Julie Howell of Botkins, Mark & Teresa Howell of Wapakoneta, Scott & Brenda Howell of New Bremen, Arlan Makley of St. Marys, Amy & Ralph Bonifus of Coldwater, a great aunt and uncle Marlene & John Ahlers of New Bremen, his cousins, and friends. Preceding him in death was a niece Alivia Fraley, and an uncle Bobby Howell.

Andy was a member of St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen. He was a 2013 graduate of New Bremen High School. He loved to ride his motorcycle and play video games. He enjoyed spending time with his family, and hanging out with his friends. Andy worked at Hausfeld Motor Sales in Minster as an Auto Detailer. He will be remembered as a fun-loving and caring person who was always happy.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 10:30 AM at St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen with the Rev. Becky Erb Strang officiating. Burial will follow in the German Protestant Cemetery of New Bremen. Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, July 8, 2015 from 3:00 until 8:00 PM at the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen, and one hour prior to the services at the church on Thursday. Memorial Contributions can be directed to the Makley Family. Condolences to the Makley family can be left online at