Andrew Tarek Katbi 24, of Delphos and Columbus, Ohio, died Sunday afternoon March 31, 2012 in a car accident near the Virginia-North Carolina border.
He was born October 2, 1988, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima to Tarek and Leslie (Skelly) Katbi. He was valedictorian of Delphos St. John's class of 2006. He loved playing soccer with the Delphos Legends. He went on to graduate with honors from Ohio Northern University with a degree in finance and served on the Student Investment Group while there.
Andrew was currently a student at Duke University School of Law. He was set to graduate in May and start a career with Baker Hostetler in downtown Columbus. While at Duke he served as senior lead editor of the Alaska Law Review.
Andrew is survived by both parents, his sister Olivia, maternal grandparents Carl and Linda Skelly, paternal grandmother Ghunia Katbi, girlfriend Kalynn Yeater, and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and loving friends here and in the Middle East.
Friends may call Saturday, April 6, from 12:00-2:00 PM at Chiles-Laman Shawnee Chapel. A memorial service will begin at 2:00.
Read Andrew Katbi's Obituary and Guestbook on chiles-lamanfh.com.