Andrew T. Winch, age 29, of Montfort, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, January 16, 2014.

Andrew was born on March 27, 1984 in Rosedale, MD to Paul and June (Conner) Winch. Andy was happily engaged to Shawna Grimesey They planned on getting married after Andy finished his education to become an ordained minister. He wanted to better himself for his new life with Shawna and their daughter, Brianna. Andy also wanted to help those people who lost their way and thought that God deserted them. He wanted to show them that God didn’t desert them at all. Andy enjoyed hanging out with his friends and family, especially his brothers. He also enjoyed spoiling his daughter and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents; Thomas and Betty Winch and Bud and Pearl Reger and Joseph Conner and two cousins, Russel Bymaster and Lybertie Davis.

Andrew is survived by his parents, Paul Winch of South Bend, IN and June Hlavac of Montfort; his fiance’ Shawna and their daughter, Brianna; his stepfathers, Jerard Hlavac and Thomas Aide; brothers, Dale Winch, Ben Winch, Tyler Winch and Brandon Aide; two nieces, Natalie and Leah; his nephew, Terry as well as his many aunts, uncles, friends and family that loved.

Funeral services will be held at 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at the McGuire-Peterson-Houck Funeral Home in Highland. Friends may call at the funeral home on Wednesday after 4:00 P.M.