Andrew Peter Kingsbury, 29, of La Crosse died on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in an automobile accident in the Winona area.

He was born Dec. 8, 1984, in Waseca, Minn., to Allan and Linda (Peterson) Kingsbury. He moved with his family from Waseca to rural Peterson. He graduated from Lanesboro High School in 2003 and from the carpentry program at Rochester Community and Technical College in Rochester where he also played football for the Yellow Jackets.

He was employed by Market and Johnson, Inc., as a journeyman carpenter. He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Peterson.

He enjoyed playing with his nephews, spending time with family and friends, day trips on his motorcycle, fishing, hunting, and woodworking.

He was known as a man who would do anything for anybody.

He is survived by his parents, Allan and Linda Kingsbury of Peterson; his grandmothers, Eulah Kingsbury of Lanesboro and Olive A. Peterson of Peterson; three siblings, Teresa (Andrew) Pederson of Weston, Wis., Chad (Kari) Kingsbury of Trempealeau, Wis., and Allison Kingsbury and her fiancé, Jeffrey Miller of Northfield, Minn.; three nephews, Brennan, Kole and Evan; uncles and aunts, Wayne and Sherry Kingsbury and Gary and Judy Kingsbury; and three cousins, Wendy, Steve and Matt.

He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Robert Kingsbury and Oscar Peterson.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 24, at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Lanesboro. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at Hoff Funeral Service in Rushford and one hour prior to the service on Friday at the Church. Burial will be in the West Grace Lutheran Cemetery in Peterson.

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