Jean L. McAndrew
Jean L. McAndrew of Taylor died Wednesday at Geisinger Community Medical Center. Her first husband, James Martin, died in June 1954, and her second husband, Joseph McAndrew, died in January 1998.

Born in Taylor, daughter of the late Benjamin and MaryAnn Price Llewelyn, she was a graduate of Taylor High School. Jean went on to receive a Bachelor of Science degree at Syracuse University, master's degree in nursing at Yale University, attended University of Chicago and received her master's degree in rehabilitation counseling from the University of Scranton. For many years, she was the director of nursing at Hahnemann Hospital in Scranton and retired from her position as assistant director at the Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation in Wilkes-Barre. She had served in the Navy as a nurse with the rank of ensign during World War II. She was a member of Divine Marcy Parish. Jean enjoyed swimming and playing cards with her friends. She was a loving mother and grandmother and will be greatly missed by her family.

Surviving are three sons, James Martin Jr., Wilkes-Barre; Michael Martin, Jenson Beach, Fla.; and Dr. Scott Martin, Westwood, Mass.; a daughter, Joanne Gabriel, Taylor; nine grandchildren, Kaitlin and Amy Gabriel, Mara Martin, Kerri Guion, Scott Joseph, Alysa, Tanya, C.J. and Nicholas Martin; nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Grace Dowling and Elizabeth VonBergen.

The funeral will be Saturday at 1:30 p.m. from the Jacob Davis Funeral Home, 422 S. Main St., Taylor, with services by the Rev. Francis Pauselli, pastor of Divine Mercy Parish, Scranton. Interment will be at Abington Hills Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday from 4 to 7 p.m.
Published by Scranton Times on Jan. 10, 2013.
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Prayers going out to your entire family.
Diane Brinker
January 16, 2013
So sorry to here about your mom. My thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family.
Mari Emily
January 12, 2013
so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.Jean was a wonderful person.
Sandra and Brian Mattioli- Wright
January 12, 2013
Michael and Mara,
May God Bless you and your family. Please know that our hearts and prayers are with you.

Joe and MaryChristine D'Angelo
Joe D'Angelo
January 11, 2013
This lovely lady will surely be missed
Lisa Paroby-Kegel
January 10, 2013
I remember Jean, Joe and all their children with sympathy in this time of sorrow. Jean was an outstanding woman and her children made her proud. Rest easy Jean.
Barb Tigue
Barb Tigue
January 10, 2013
For your Mom Jimmy, may she rest in peace.
Shelly Sherman
January 10, 2013
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