|Birth: ||Aug. 28, 1904|
|Death: ||Dec. 22, 2004|
U. S. Navy Seabee / World War II
Father: Drury Morris "DM" ANDRE
Mother: Alice Mae SWICK
Marriage #1: Evangeline Violetta BABCOCK
Marriage #2: Muriel Orpha BENEDICT
Harold ĎAndy' Andre
Private service for Harold "Andy" Andre, 100, will be held. Yates Funeral Home in Coeur d'Alene is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Andre, who was born in Selmeth, Ill., died Dec. 22, 2004.
He lived on the family homestead in Mott, N.D., and later worked breaking horses for the U.S. Cavalry.
He married Evangeline Babcock and the couple farmed next to his parents during the Great Depression era.
He and his wife moved to Spokane in 1936. He began working as a carpenter's helper and eventually owned Andre Construction.
In 1943 he married Muriel Benedict. She died in 1985.
Mr. Andre had trained as a Navy Seabee during World War II .
He retired and moved to Coeur d'Alene to oversee a construction project for Virgil Carroll.
Mr. Andre enjoyed fishing for mackinaw at Loon Lake, Wash., hunting for elk in the Blue Mountains and dancing at the Worley Club.
Survivors include a daughter, Kay Robbins of Kirkland, Wash.; a sister, Gene Miller of Modesto, Calif.; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Social Security Death Index
Name: Harold L. Andre
Last Residence: Worley, Kootenai Co., Idaho
Born: 28 Aug 1904
Died: 22 Dec 2004
State SSN issued: Washington
Created by: Arthur Allen "Art" Moore...
Record added: Jan 19, 2010
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