Leo James Andrews died in his home in Kenai in February 2001. The exact date of his death is unknown.
Mr. Andrews had lived in Alaska for the last 10 years. He was a Vietnam veteran, who honorably served in the U.S. Navy from 1967 to 1970. During part of that time, he was a crew member aboard the U.S.S. Oriskany.
"Leo was a caring man who would readily lend a hand to anyone in need. He will be fondly remembered by those who knew him," according to a statement.
Mr. Andrews will have a military funeral at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis.
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