It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Andrew Robert Toof, a beloved son, friend, and cherished member of the community. Andrew's journey on this earth came to an end on August 16, 2023, as he entered eternal life, leaving behind a legacy of love, kindness, and unforgettable memories.
Born on February 22, 1983, to Robert (Bob) and Karen, Andrew was a beacon of light from the moment he entered the world. His infectious laugh, smile, and warm personality touched the lives of all who had the privilege of knowing him. He grew up in Broomfield with his best friend, Ryan Fischer, whom everyone assumed was his brother. Andrew's unwavering compassion and genuine concern for others made him a true friend and confidant to many.
Andrew's passion for life was evident in everything he pursued. He had an insatiable thirst and knowledge for sports as he excelled in basketball and football, leading the Broomfield Eagles to many victories in their quest for state championships. Andrew embarked on a successful career in mortgage lending and entrepreneurship, where his dedication and expertise earned him the respect of colleagues and clients alike.
Beyond his professional achievements, Andrew had a deep passion for coaching high school football. As a high school quarterback, he could read defenses and develop offensive schemes better than anyone. Andrew was deeply invested in his players’ success and was so proud of them as their careers flourished.
Andrew's impact extended far beyond his personal pursuits. He was a pillar of strength and support for his family, always ready to lend a helping hand or offer words of encouragement. His unwavering love and devotion to his parents and extended family were a testament to his character and the values he held dear.
Andrew's memory will forever be cherished by his loving parents, Ryan, his extended family, and countless friends. He will be deeply missed by all who were fortunate enough to experience his infectious laughter and unwavering support.
As we bid farewell to Andrew, let us remember the joy he brought into our lives and the lessons he taught us about love, compassion, and living life to the fullest. Though his physical presence may be gone, his spirit will continue to guide and inspire us all.
A celebration of Andrew's life will be held on August 25, 2023, at 5pm at Lions Gate Event Center (1055 US-287, Lafayette, CO 80026). In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests donations be made to the charity of your choice, as a tribute to Andrew's lifelong commitment to helping others. If you would like to contribute pictures for a slideshow, please email them to ToofTribute@gmail.com.