Mr. Walter Andrews

  • Born: February 19, 1930
  • Died: June 19, 2020
  • Location: Waterbury, Connecticut

Chapel Memorial Funeral Home

35-37 Grove Street
Waterbury, CT 06710

Tel. (203) 755-4370

Tribute & Message From The Family


Message From The Family

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Mr. Walter David Andrews, 90, of Waterville St, passed away unexpectedly Friday, June 19, 2020, at his home surrounded, by his loving family. He was the widower of Pallis (Reeder) Andrews.

Mr. Andrews was born on February 19, 1930 in Richland, North Carolina, a son to the late Walter and Mary Alice (Ward) Andrews.

Walter was educated in the North Carolina Public School System and later moved to Waterbury, CT., where he resided until his passing. He was employed at Uniroyal for 13 ½ years and Pratt & Whitney Aircraft for 27 ½ years before retiring. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, barbecuing, and spending quality time with his family and friends. He was a longtime member of Zion Baptist Church in Waterbury, CT. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

He leaves to cherish his memory two sons; Colin Andrews and Martina Andrews both of Waterbury, eight grandchildren, great-grandchildren, six sisters in-law; Pearlie Andrews, Ammie Piland, Ora L. Andrews, and Betty Heyward all of Waterbury, Clara Andrews of Maysville, North Carolina, and Ida Reeder of Philadelphia, PA, several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Walter was predeceased by daughters; Amy Celeste Moore and Germaries Andrews, son; Harvey Andrews, brothers; Paul Andrews, Earnest Andrews, William Andrews, Norman Andrews, Monroe Franks, sisters; Laura Chapman and Carena Harris.


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I HAVE GREAT MEMORIES OF WALT. HE AND I WOULD SOMETIMES SIT IN HIS GARAGE AND LOOK AT THE CARS GO BY AND SEE THE CROWS INTHE TREES. HE WAS A JOY TO BE AROUND. AT TIMES PEOPLE WOULD GET SPRING WATER, I WOULD TOO. THE SPRING WAS JUST TO THE SIDE OF HIS DRIVEWAY. I HAD HEARD OF HIS PASSING TWO WEEKS AFTER THANKS WALT YOU'LL BE MISSED.

Posted by Scott D. Riddick Family - Waterbury, CT - Friend   February 12, 2021

MY CONDOLENCES GO OUT TO THE FAMILY WHOM I HAVE KNOWN DOWN THROUGH THE YEARS. I HAVE JUST FOUND OUT OF MR WALTER ANDREWS PASSING. YES HE WILL BE MISSED. MAY GOD BLESS THE FAMILY AND GIVE THEM COMFORT. LOSING A LOVED ONE ISNT EASY.MY FAMILY WILL KEEP YOU IN OUR PRAYERS.

Posted by CARRIE L ELLIS - NEEPORT NEWS, VA - Family Friend   October 30, 2020

My Deepest Condolences from the Riddick Family, Ervin & Lisa

Posted by Ervin Riddick - Waterbury, CT - Family Friend   June 27, 2020

Thinking of you and wishing you peace and comfort as you remember Walter who was like a brother to me.

Posted by Thurston Mattocks - Greenville, NC - Family Friend   June 26, 2020

My sincere condolences to the family.May God continue to Bless you & comfort you at your time of sorrow.

Posted by Carolyn McDonald Hurdle - Oakville, CT - Friend   June 26, 2020

Sorry to hear this and sorry for ur losz

Posted by Theresa James Fox - Waterbury, CT - Family Friend   June 26, 2020

Carolyn

Posted by Karolyn McDonald Hurdle - Oakville, CT - Friend   June 26, 2020

My sincerest condolences to you the Andrews family. May God continue to bless and keep you in this most difficult time.

Posted by Brad Budd - Baltimore, MD - Family   June 26, 2020


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