Richard Lloyd Andrews Sr.

SORRENTO - Richard Lloyd Andrews, 68, of Sorrento passed away on Jan. 11, 2014. Richard was born Jan. 7, 1946, in Ellsworth.

Richard was married to Evangeline Thibeault on Aug. 25, 1973; they were married for 40 years. Richard was a lifelong firefighter and enjoyed the outdoors.

Richard is survived by his wife; two children, Richard and Jean Andrews of Blythe, Calif., and Dorothy and Daniel Crouch of Chipley, Fla.; seven grandchildren, Dina Andrews, Colby Andrews, Ana Crouch, Nicolas Andrews, David Crouch, and Dominique Andrews; two sisters, Mary and John Grangrade of Clairmont, Fla., and Jean and Denis Mitchell of Sullivan; and a brother, Samuel and Linda Andrews of Sorrento. Richard is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and friends. Richard was predeceased by his parents, Lloyd Collins Andrews and Dorothy Sedelia Andrews.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to Bible Baptist Church of Hancock Maine. The funeral service will be held in April at a date to be determined at Bible Baptist Church of Hancock. Minister Steve Hersey will be officiating. Richard has requested a burial at sea which will follow the funeral service.

Published in BDN Maine on Feb. 8, 2014