KING - Andrew and Marjorie. In Loving Memory Of Andrew (Andy) King and Marjorie (Marge) Cornwell King, of Shirley, NY. Both passed within 5 weeks of each other at the age of 86. Marjorie passed on April 4, 2020 and Andrew passed on May 9, 2020. They were married for 43 years and lived in a house that Andy built in Shirley 35 years ago. Andy and Marge enjoyed the house having family holiday gatherings throughout the years. Andy served in the Navy with honors during the Korean War. He had a passion for building and flying radio controlled planes and had many hobbies. In earlier times Andy and Marge enjoyed taking flying lessons. They were inseparable and together they celebrated life to the fullest. Andy had long careers with Long Island well drilling companies, Lauman & Co. , Strata Well and Benson. He was extremely knowledgeable in engineering and was a great friend and mentor for those who worked with him. Andrew and Marjorie were loving parents survived by their 6 children, 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. A service will be conducted on Saturday, May 15, 2021, 9AM at Calverton National Cemetery, Calverton, NY.
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Published by Newsday on May 9, 2021.