In memory of Andy

A tree-planting ceremony was one of several activities held in memory of Andy Aufschnaiter

Andy Aufschnaiter's wife Daniela (l) and son Marco attach a yellow ribbon to an oak tree planted on the grounds of the Mike Wiegele Heli-ski Village in Blue River on Saturday

Andy Aufschnaiter's wife Daniela (l) and son Marco attach a yellow ribbon to an oak tree planted on the grounds of the Mike Wiegele Heli-ski Village in Blue River on Saturday

Andy Aufschnaiter’s wife Daniela (l) and son Marco attach a yellow ribbon to an oak tree planted on the grounds of the Mike Wiegele Heli-ski Village in Blue River on Saturday, Aug. 31.

The tree-planting ceremony was one of several activities held during the weekend in memory of Aufschnaiter, who passed away last spring.

A longtime employee at Wiegele’s, he took a lead role in organizing many community events.