Ahern Funeral Home - Hartford
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David W. Andrews

Obituary Condolences

ANDREWS, David W. David W. Andrews, husband of Barbara C. Andrews, passed away Monday, October 26 at HCC New Britain Campus. He was born in Hartford, June 18, 1928, son of the late Edna and David C. Andrews. He lived in Farmington for the past 55 years after his military service. He was employed at MDC for 37 years. He loved golf, bowling and Friday morning coffee with friends. Besides his wife of 57 years, Dave is survived by his children and their families, daughter Pamela of New Britain, David S. and Angela of Weymouth, MA, grandchildren, Jessica and husband Stephen Gilding of Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada and Brett; Peter C. and Lisa Andrews, grandchildren Michelle and Christopher of Batavia, OH; Mark S. and his wife Janice, grandchildren Katherine and Grace of Gorham, ME. He is also survived by his brothers, Rev. Walter T. Andrews of Mobile, AL, Russell C. Andrews of Unionville; his sister, Prudence Hodder of South Windsor and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sisters, Shirley Cannon and Dorothy McNamara. Barbara and her family want to thank the caring staff of CCU and Doctors Rekhinder Singh, John A. Lawson, Joseph Harrison, Charles Graber and Milton Sands. Friends may call at The Ahern Funeral Home, 111 Main St., Rt. 4, Unionville on Wednesday (Oct. 28) from 4:00-7:00pm. Funeral Services will be held Thursday (Oct. 29) at 11:30am in the First Church of Christ, Congregational, Main St., Unionville. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Farmington. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Leukemia &Lymphoma Society, 300 Research Parkway, Suite 310, Meriden, CT 06450 or to a charity of their choice.

Published in The Hartford Courant on Oct. 27, 2009
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