John Andrew "Andy" Love, 55, died Sunday, June 30, 2013, surrounded by his family's love. Memorial service: 11 a.m. Saturday at Genesis UMC, Fort Worth. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to FW Chapter of JDRF or
. Andy was born May 20, 1958, in Chicago, Ill., the eldest of three children, to the late Jim and Barbara Love. He was raised in Hinsdale, Ill., and graduated from Hinsdale Central High School in 1976. He attended Texas Christian University where he met his wife, Trisha. He was a member of Kappa Sigma. He received his degree in 1980 and was married that summer. Andy was a financial representative for Northwestern Mutual Financial Network and was honored with numerous awards in his 23- year career. Andy had a passion for helping others, as shown through his many years of service as a firefighter
, commitment to JDRF, and chairing committees at church. He loved his cars and spent much of his free time racing with his sons. Survivors: Andy is survived by his wife, Trisha; children, Courtney Tennant and husband, Patrick, of Fort Worth, James of Tulsa, Okla., Andrew of Benbrook; and his sisters, Janet Smith of Glendale Heights, Ill., and Sara "Sally" Love of Clinton Corners, N.Y., all of whom he cherished.