Andrew David Kilcrease, 30, passed away June 9, 2014 at 5:30 PM at the ScottWhite Hospital in Temple, TX after an infection which resulted in septic shock. He was born June 24, 1983 to Susan Shine Kilcrease and Dennis Kilcrease in Beaumont, TX. “Andy” spent his early years in Silsbee. Andy was a ninth generation descendent of some of the earliest Anglo pioneers in SE Texas, dating back to the 1830’s. In 1992, at the age of 9, Andy’s family moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado. While in Colorado,Andy’s interests turned to hiking,mountain climbing, camping, jeeping with the family, and technology. His father, a Network Engineer, began to teach Andy computer technology, and by age 12 he built his own computer. His talent and love for technology would follow him through his life. About the same time, he began his life-long love of aquatics and fish.