On January 1, 2010 Dick Andrews passed away peacefully in his sleep. He had an active life for most of his 95 years until a recent bout with cancer took its toll. Dick was born on March 12, 1914 in Armstrong, B.C. and lived most of his life in Kelowna. He served with the Canadian Scottish Regiment during the Second World War. He was injured in France and recovered in Britain and later in Vancouver where he met his bride to be. They settled in Rutland in 1946 and then moved to Kelowna in 1959. He passed away in the home he had lived in for fifty years. He is urvived by his loving wife of 63 years, Nora Andrews, his children: Collene Lloyd and her children Rebecca and
Jessica; Richard Andrews, his wife Katy and their
children Daniel and Laura all of Kelowna. Dick had one surviving brother, Ted Andrews of White Rock, B.C., numerous nieces & nephews, and loving neighbours Dennis and Niva. There will be a memorial service to honour our
father’s memory at
Springfield Funeral Home on Saturday, January 16th, at 10:00 AM. In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to a charity of your choice in his honour. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.