MIDDLETOWN - Richard Eric Andree, 73, husband of the late Carol G. Andree died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, at Water's Edge Center for Health & Rehabilitation in Middletown.
Born on March 4, 1939, in New Haven, he was the son of the late Jack E. and Dorothy H. (Sorgie) Andree. Richard worked as a tool and die maker for J & L Tool in Wallingford. He was a former mason.
Mr. Andree is survived by his two sons, Steven Andree, of East Haven, Glen Andree and his wife, Michele, of FL; two daughters, Michelle Andree, of Stafford Springs and Claudia Wilk, of East Haven; several grandchildren; and two former spouses, Carol B. Andree, of Meriden and Diane Andree, of East Haven.
His funeral will be held on Saturday, Jan. 19, at 11 a.m. in St Vincent dePaul Church, 80 Taylor Ave., East Haven. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Cemetery, Tyler St., East Haven. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Smith-Ruzzo Funeral Home, 450 Broad St., Meriden. To send an online expression of sympathy please visit www.smithruzzofuneralhome.com
Donations in memory of Mr. Andree may be made to the Founders Affiliates of the
, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241.