|Birth: ||Jan. 28, 1924|
|Death: ||Sep. 26, 2010|
Doris A. Andre, 86, of Springfield, passed away at 4:20 a.m. on Sunday, September 26, 2010 at River Birch Senior Living.
Doris was born January 28, 1924 in Beardstown, the daughter of William and Elizabeth Tucker Langdon. She married Harold Andre on November 2, 1943 in Lubbock, TX. He preceded her in death on February 21, 1999.
Doris was a member of St. Joseph Church and worked for Illinois Veterans Affairs and Illinois Department of Revenue.
She is also preceded in death by her parents; infant son, Jonathan; four brothers; and four sisters.
She is survived by a son, Jeffery Andre of Alton, IA; a daughter, Janis (husband, Thomas) Hyde of Springfield; six grandchildren, Tim (wife, Melissa) Hyde of Chicago, Ken Hyde of Springfield, Eric Hyde (Bobbi Carathers) of St. Charles, Amy (husband, Will) Ostermeier of Chatham, Emily Hyde of Kansas City, and Katy Hyde of Memphis; three great-grandchildren, Isabelle, Abigail and Chase; a sister-in-law, Linda Andre of Dalzell, SC; and a brother-in-law, Pete Fulks of Rushville.
Family will receive friends from 9:00-10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1345 N. 6th St., Springfield, with a Funeral Mass to follow at 10:30 a.m., with Rev. Msgr. Thomas Holinga celebrant.
Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to: American Cancer Society , 687 E. Linton Ave., Springfield, IL 62703 or The Passages Hospice Foundation, 134 N. McLean Blvd., Elgin, IL 60123
Please visit Doris's online life story at www.butlerfuneralhomes.com to offer your condolences.
Published in The State Journal-Register on September 28, 2010
Camp Butler National Cemetery
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Record added: Sep 28, 2010
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