Raymond C. Andrews

Raymond C. Andrews, of Dover, husband, father, brother and 26-year Air Force veteran passed peacefully from this world on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018. He was 74.

Ray was a selfless, light-hearted, kind, cheerful, resilient, venerated sage of the community. He was a remarkable man full of life, humor and keen perspective who was always there for everyone who needed him. Ray was a compassionate soul who made the world a much better place; who was committed to the central manifest ideas of America, who proudly served and represented his country at home and abroad, fully embracing the time-honored principle of service before self - ever putting himself after his family, friends and faith.

Ray is survived by his exceptional wife, son, daughter, four sisters, one brother and many other extended family members.
A memorial service will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Bennie Smith Funeral Home, 717 W. Division St., Dover.

In lieu of flowers, please make charitable donations to Johns Hopkins University, c/o Fund for Johns Hopkins Medicine, 550 North Broadway, 7th Floor, Baltimore, MD, 21205 or securely online at https://secure.jhu.edu/form/neuro. Indicate the donation is in memory of Raymond C. Andrews to benefit Dr. Pantelyat's PSP research in the Department of Neurology.

Funeral Home

Bennie Smith Funeral Homes
717 West Division St Dover, DE 19904
(302) 678-8747

Published in Dover Post from Sept. 11 to Sept. 20, 2018