Rodin, Andrew William a 5 year resident of Glendale , Arizona, passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2009 in Phoenix . Born in Torrance, California, Andrew was 27 when he died. Andrew was a graduate of West Torrance High School class of 2000. Andrew was a graduate of MMI in Phoenix and started his career at Bourget's Bike Works in Phoenix. He then moved to Sucker Punch Sally's and worked his way up to building and fabrication. Andrew loved anything with wheels and loved street and dirt bikes and all off road activities. His most recent interest was Pinstriping and would pinstripe anything that wasn't moving. He loved animals and cared about people down on their luck. Andrew is survived by his mother, Alice Rodin of Redondo Beach, CA; father David Rodin of Long Beach , CA; brother Nicholas Rodin of Oakland, CA; girlfriend Kas Yeager; and his paternal grandparents, many aunts, uncles & cousins. A gathering of friends and family will be held at Rice Mortuary in Torrance on Tuesday September 15, 2009 from 6-9pm. The services will be held at Journey of Faith Church in Manhattan Beach on Wednesday September 16, at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to International Association for Suicide Prevention International Association for Suicide Prevention National Brain Tumor Foundation National Brain Tumor Foundation Please use this website, to send the family messages, share memories, or to obtain directions to the services.

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  1. Dave, Nick and family, We are all so deeply saddened by the loss of Andrew. He was a wonderful person and will be greatly missed by all of us that knew and loved him. Please know that we share in your grief and are always here for you. Love, Jim, Roxanne, Veronica, and William Rodin

  2. i will never forget u rodin..and all the awesome times we had..u were an awesome love goes out to you and your family….love miller

  3. Alice, I just want to tell you how sorry I am that you have lost Andrew. I’m sorry I wasn’t able to tell you in person but I want you to know that I have been thinking of you and wishing you well. Take care of yourself Alice. Patti

  4. My name is Clint Castleberry, I went to school with Andrew at MMI I am about 5 months late of finding my friend, I have been trying to look him up and his passing is a complete shock to me! My condolences to his family I am so sorry for your lose, I got to know Andrew very well during the time we had in school and was a close friend. I will miss him and remember the great times we had. RIP Andrew you are missed greatly! CC

  5. I did not know Andrew, but have seen the Sucker Punch Sally tribute. As a fellow biker, I feel the world has lost a great man. The comments here and on myspace speak for his character. For those who had the pleasure of knowing him, I am sincerely sorry for your loss. My your memories comfort you until you see him in Heaven. You are now free to ride for ever brother!

  6. I love you brother!! I was just sittin’ here remisniscing about our old click and all the fun we had at Bourgets. Me, you, Todd, Kipp, That’s when times were good for all of us! Times are shi&*y and I just wanted to say that “”I Love You Bro!” I still haven’t forgotten about you and I never will!! I will see you in heaven homie. R.I.P. until then!!

  7. Drew, may you great your Mom at Heaven’s gates. She was an extraordinary woman and I will never forget her or the love she had for both you and your brother Nick. I am very saddened but happy that you are there to greet her. You two will always be in my thoughts. Rest in Peace Alice and Drew!!! Gone but Never Forgotten!

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