ANDRIES, Peter Michael ; Age 62; a long time resident of Rochester Hills; died Friday June 15, 2012; after a 22 month battle with Cancer. He was born June 18, 1949 in Detroit , Michigan to the late Dr. George H. and the late Virginia H. Andries. Peter is survived by his wife of 23 years, Suzanne Normand Andries, his children Tyler A. Andries , Courtney V. Andries, brothers George H. Andries (Patricia), Medford, OR, Richard H. Andries (Sally), Racine, WI , sister Marguerite Stratton (Terry), Traverse City, MI as well as 3 nephews and an extended family.
Peter graduated from Spring Hill College, in Mobile Alabama in 1975 and soon after began working at Bostik, a division of Emhart, in the automotive Original Equipment Market as well as establishing his own Manufacturer's Rep Firm, Tycourt Inc. He was currently employed by Clark, Cutler, McDermott also in the O.E.M. automotive market, being a key person in the firm when they were awarded the General Motors Supplier of the Year.
He enjoyed coaching his children with youth soccer over many years while still making time for his lifetime passion for golf, at sites all around the world. He is a past member at the Detroit Athletic Club, Detroit Golf Club and Oakhurst Country Club. A Celebration of Peter's Life will be held on Friday June 22, 2012 at 1:00 pm at Pixley Funeral Home,3530 Auburn Rd., Auburn Hills, MI 48326. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 11:00am-1:00pm. Memorial contributions may be made to Odyssey Hospice. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. www.pixleyfhauburnhills.com