Andrew Mark Glassberg died unexpectedly on June 3rd and left an incomparable gap in both his loved ones’ and communities where he resided. Andy was born in Queens on October 27th 1958 and died only ten weeks after. From there, he moved to Huntington Woods Michigan where he became a community leader. Andy’s life journey is full of rich experiences, deep relationships, and countless contributions.
|Full Name||Andrew Mark Glassberg|
|Date of Birth||October 27, 1957|
|Age At Passing||61|
|Birthplace||Queens, New York|
|Children||Sarah and Emily|
|Career||Consulting with Arthur Anderson, later Accenture|
|Date Passed||June 3|
Early Childhood and Family Background:
Andy Glassberg was brought up in Queens by both of his Holocaust survivor parents – his mother was one, while his aunt survived as well – who taught him the value of family and perseverance. Together with his cousin Jeff he formed lasting ties that taught them what life truly means – being together forever was something to cherish! Andy learned all these values as part of growing up alongside them both and eventually his aunt as well.
Discovering passions: Ohio Golf and Dartmouth:
Andy’s pivotal life moment was the move of his family to Shaker Heights, Ohio. He discovered golf in Shaker Heights, Ohio, and it became a passion of his. Barbara Martin became his love after he began his Dartmouth College academic journey.
Building A Family and Career In Michigan:
Andy and Barbara moved to Huntington Woods in Michigan after finishing their studies at the University of Michigan. In Huntington Woods, Michigan, Andy and Barbara raised their two daughters Sarah, and Emily. Andy’s commitment towards his family was apparent in how he managed to balance a demanding job at Arthur Anderson, later Accenture, and be an ever-present presence in the lives of his daughters.
Beyond the Workplace: Golf, Community Service, and Mentorship:
Andy retired at 49 and pursued golf fervently, achieving his goal of becoming a scratch player. Ses leadership qualities were evident in his roles as a member of the Boards of the Detroit Skating Club, and the Detroit Golf Club. Through events such as the Rocket Mortgage Classic, he made a significant contribution towards local charitable efforts.
The Scottsdale Chapter and Love for Travel
Barb and Andy’s Scottsdale dream home became their winter getaway. Arizona is a lifestyle that the couple has embraced, from hiking to golfing. The couple’s shared love of travel led them to adventures in Italy and New Zealand.
Commitment and commitment to extended family:
Andy was the cornerstone of his extended families. His commitment was unwavering. He hosted annual celebrations and supported both parents in their later years.
A Legacy of Love and Laughter –
Andy’s lively spirit, reflected in his vibrant golf clothes, love of food, and infectious smile, has made an everlasting impression. Although his absence will be greatly felt at future family milestones such as Sarah and Emily’s marriages, the essence of Andy will be remembered.
Andrew Mark Glassberg’s life is a source of inspiration. It’s marked by passion, love and dedication. His dedication to his family, his love for golf, his leadership in the community and unfailing spirit have all contributed to a lasting legacy shaped by memories, love and lives touched. When his time on earth comes to an end, they will remain behind as testaments of how his legacy lives on through them all.