Andrew Joseph Yanishak III

Andrew Joseph Yanishak III (Drew) 37 of Mechanicsville, Virginia went home to be with the Lord on Friday February 21, 2014 after a 6 year battle with brain cancer. He was the husband of Charity Yanishak and had two daughters Emma, 8 and Claire, 5. He was born in Norristown, Pennsylvania to Andrew and Virginia (Sewell) Yanishak. He attained the rank of Eagle Scout in 1994. He graduated from Pennridge High School in 1994 and from James Madison University in 1998 with a degree in Information Technology. He was last employed as Associate Director of Human Resources for Markel Insurance in Richmond. He was a member of Church of the Redeemer in Mechanicsville where he was active in various church activities. Drew enjoyed skiing with his wife and friends, golfing, water sports, and especially playing with his two daughters. Drew had an active role as computer specialist for his daughters' swim team. The visitation will be held on Monday February 24 from 6-8pm at Bennett Funeral Home in Mechanicsville, Virginia, and the funeral will be on Tuesday February 25 at 2pm at Church of the Redeemer in Mechanicsville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cullather Brain Tumor Quality of Life Center , 5875 Bremo Road, Suite 108, Richmond, Virginia 23226.

Funeral Home

Bennett Funeral Home-Hanover Chapel
8014 Lee Davis Rd Mechanicsville, VA 23111
(804) 746-8665
Published in Montgomery Newspapers on Mar. 3, 2014