Eugene C. Andrews|
AVON LAKE - Eugene C. Andrews, age 87, of Avon Lake, passed away on Monday, December 3, 2012 at Main Street Care Center following a long illness.
Eugene was born on December 23, 1924 to the late Frank and Katherine (nee Renck). He graduated from West Tech High School in Cleveland and attended Fenn College. He was a U.S. Navy World War II Veteran serving from 1943-1946. He was a member of St. Joseph Church and enjoyed fishing on his boat, "Out on Business." Eugene loved animals and had a pet dove Rickey for 30 years. He will be fondly remembered for the special times he had with his nieces and nephews and the beautiful nativity set he built.
He is survived by his sister Gerry Walter and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by sisters Virginia Kopf and Marie Kopf; brothers Francis, Charles Leroy and Lawrence Andrews.
Friends may call at the Busch Funeral Home, 163 Avon Belden Road, Avon Lake, Sunday, December 9 from 2-6pm. Prayer service Monday at 9:15am with a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 32929 Lake Road, Avon Lake at 10am with Father Timothy O'Connor officiating. Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery, Cleveland.
Memorial contributions may be forwarded to the Main Street Care Center, Alzheimer Unit, 200 Community Drive, Avon Lake, 44012.
Visit www.buschfuneral.com for more information or to send an online condolence.
Published in The Morning Journal on Dec. 7, 2012