Andreas “Andy” Jeffrey Thomas Kinder, 53 of Salt Lake City, Utah left this earth suddenly on Sunday September 17, 2017. He was born on June 5th 1964 to Erika Prager and Reinhard Kinder in Nuernberg, Germany. He moved to America 16 years ago and absolutely loved this country and officially became an American Citizen, something he was most proud of. \r\n\r\nHis passion for driving fueled his working career. Most recently, he was a delivery driver for Lowes and a tow truck driver at Jardine Services followed by his driver position at G&R Pallet Service. His hobbies included playing pool and riding his motorcycle. He deeply cherished his family and friendships and would do anything for anyone especially children and animals.\r\n\r\nHe is survived by his Mother, Erika Prager; Siblings--sisters, Rosi Hilz (Germany) and Sybilla Dalton (Salt Lake City); brothers. Hans Joachim Kinder (Germany) and Olaf Kinder (Germany); Nieces, Angie Boesl (Germany), Kristina Kinder (Germany), Henrike Kinder (Germany), Jennifer Zindel (Salt Lake City) and Stephanie Dalton (Salt Lake City);Great Nephews and Neice Sebastian, Sarah and Falou (Germany), Johan, (Germany), Harley and Dalton (Salt Lake City) Ashton and Max (Salt Lake City).\r\n\r\nAndy will always be remembered for his giant heart and amazing sense of humor. He touched everyone he met with his kind smile and hearty laugh. We are all proud to say we knew him. \r\n\r\n“My heart is full of memories, with pride I speak your name. Though life goes on without you, I will never be the same”-Unknown author\r\n\r\n"We love and miss you dearly Andy, until we meet again, rest in peace."\r\n\r\nA celebration of his life will be held this coming Monday the 25th of September from 6-8 PM at Jenkins-Soffe in Murray (4760 S. State St.). We invite all that loved and knew him to attend.