Dolores R. Andrews

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January 7, 2014

Dolores R. Bowers Andrews, 89, passed away peacefully Jan. 7 at Legacy House Hospice, Ocala, Fla.

She was born in Pottsville, Dec. 22, 1924. Her parents were Charles Leo Bowers, a Pottsville native, and Florence Reifsnyder, a Tremont native.

At a young age, the family moved to Reading, where she grew up and worked mainly in the textile manufacturing plants in the area. She worked as a quality control and lab technician for Western Electric (AT&T), Reading, retiring in 1983, and then she moved to Ocala.

Through the years she enjoyed growing flowers, especially roses.

She was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Ocala.

Surviving are sons, Ed (Alice) Andrews, Petaluma, Calif., and Glen Andrews, Wake Forest, N.C.; four grandchildren, Jeff (Sophie) Andrews, Petaluma, Ashley (Chris) Edwards, Melbourne Beach, Fla., and Katrina An-drews and Bronek Andrews, both of Raleigh, N.C.; great-granddaughters, Samantha and Sasha Andrews, both of Petaluma; great-grandsons, Asher, Micah, Jesse and Shea Edwards, all of Melbourne Beach; nieces and nephews in the Reading area and Ocala and Fort Myers, Fla.

A service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Auman's Inc. Funeral Home, 390 W. Neversink Road, Reiffton. A viewing will take place from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Dolores will be laid to rest at Forest Hills Memorial Park, Reiffton, near her parents and other family members. Visit

Published in Republican & Herald on Jan. 14, 2014
Dolores R. Andrews
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