RIVER BEND - Janet Lock Andrews, 84, of River Bend, died at home on September 30, 2011. Janet was born to Dr. Archibald W. and Elizabeth Deihl Lock on Nov, 30, 1926 in Flushing, N.Y. A June 1944 graduate of Flushing High School, Janet worked as a dental assistant in New York City and was a dedicated employee of the Andes (N.Y.) Hotel.
Janet married David C. Andrews on August 17, 1946; together they raised three sons in rural Andes, N.Y. She is survived by her husband; her sons David, Jr. (Pam) of Cold Brook, N.Y.; Ken (Charmaine) of Seffner, Fla.; her brother, Douglas (Diane) of Crossville, Tenn.; five grandchildren and seven (soon to be eight!) great-grandchildren. Her youngest son, Doug (Susan) of San Antonio, Texas, predeceased her on September 30, 1996.
A remarkably brave and strong wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to all who knew her, Janet's life will be celebrated at Christ Episcopal Church, New Bern, N.C., at a later date. Inurnment will be in the churchyard.
The family requests no flowers and there will be no calling hours. Those wishing to do so may make donations in her memory to Christ Episcopal Church, 309 Middle St., New Bern, N.C. 28560, or Religious Community Services, 919 George St., New Bern, N.C. 28560.
Online condolences may be made to the Andrews family @www.cottenfuner.com.