Marjorie M. "Sis" Andrews

Date of Death: 3/17/2018

Marjorie M. “Sis” Andrews

May 26, 1930 – March 17, 2018

Marjorie M. “Sis” Andrews, 87, Altoona, passed away peacefully Saturday evening at the Grand Residence of Upper St. Clair after a brief illness.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Bernard and Marjorie (Hannon) Donnelly.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James F. Andrews Sr. on May 16, 1991.

She is survived by her children: Marie (David Jenner) of Madison, MS, James (Gail Soisson) of Upper St. Clair and Marjorie of Altoona; two grandsons: Adam Jenner (Anna) of Pelham Manor, NY, and Michael Jenner (Mary) of New Orleans, LA; two great grandchildren: Andrew and Katey Jenner; and her twin Brother,

B. Reed Donnelly of Denver, CO.

Aunt Sis will be missed by her numerous nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by a sister, Eugenie Harlow.

She was a faithful member of our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church where she was a member of the Christian mothers and longtime fish fry volunteer. She also was an active Christmas boutique contributor. She was a former member of the Columbian Circle. She was also a fun-loving member of the Red Hat Society and numerous other clubs.

Marge enjoyed playing bingo and the lottery.

She loved the comfort of her daughter’s cats Blarney and Mister. She looked forward to her yearly vacations to Treasure Lake, where she honed her pinochle skills.

She will be remembered for getting her driver’s license at age 61.

She will be sadly missed by her family and her many friends.

The family would like to express their appreciation to the Grand Residence of Upper St. Clair and Seven Oaks hospice for their wonderful care.

Friends will be received from 3-7 pm on Friday, March 23, 2018 at E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home, 2309 Broad Avenue, Altoona, PA.      

A funeral Mass will be held at 10 am on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Altoona.

Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.                                

In lieu of Flowers, the family suggests donations in memory of Marjorie be made to Bishop Guilfoyle Catholic High School, 2400 Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona, PA 16602 or Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church Elevator Fund, 2716 Broad Ave, Altoona, PA 16601.


So sorry to hear about Sis. by Terri Breslin
Loving Memories by Marti Jenner & Al Wise
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