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Willard "Peewee" A. Andrew

August 27, 1938 January 28, 2019
Willard "Peewee" A. Andrew
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Willard “Peewee” A. Andrew, 80, of Lehighton passed away on Monday, January 28, 2019 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest Campus. He was the husband of Hearth (Correll) Andrew for 57 years. Born in Palmerton he was the son of the late Russell and Esther (Nothstein) Andrew.
He was a US Navy veteran serving from 1957-59 as a Fireman.
Peewee worked at Tarkett in Whitehall for 33 years, retiring in 2000.
He was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Big Creek, where he was an active volunteer for the church and the Big Creek Grange.
Peewee was an avid bowler and was a member of the Monday Night Men’s and Women’s Bowling League at Cypress Lanes in Lehighton and was a past member of the Wednesday Night Zinc Bowling league at Sokol Hall and Haja Lanes in Palmerton. He also was a member of Lehigh Fire Co. #1 in Lehighton and was an umpire for the Lehighton Men’s Softball League.

He is survived by his Wife, Son; Vaughn husband of Lisa of Lehighton, Daughter; Cheryl wife of Bill Penning of Weatherly, Grandchildren; Kaycie and Allison Andrew, Mark Herling, Holly Wolfe and Alicia Penning, 6 Great-Grandchildren, Brothers; Nelson of Lehighton, Dean husband of Susan of Tamaqua, Barry husband of Mary of Jim Thorpe and Darryl husband of Barbara of Lehighton, Sisters; Shirley Walk of Lehighton, Marilyn wife of Brian Ahner of Lehighton and Kay wife of Larry Hamm of Andreas and many Nieces and Nephews. He was predeceased by Brothers; Richard Wehr, Junior, Donald, Robert and Ray Andrew and Sister, Dorothy Muthard.

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, February 2nd at 11AM at Schaeffer Funeral Home
3rd & Alum Streets Lehighton with Reverend Eunice Hearn officiating, Committal Service to follow at St. Matthew’s Cemetery. A Calling will be held on Friday, February 1st from 6-8PM and Saturday, February 2nd from 10-11AM at the funeral home. Schaeffer Funeral Home, Lehighton, is in charge of arrangements and online condolences may be made at

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St Paul’s Lutheran Church Old Mill Road Lehighton, PA 18235

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11:00 AM 2/2/2019 11:00:00 AM
Schaeffer Funeral Home

300 Alum Street
Lehighton, PA 18235

Committal Service to follow funeral service at St. Matthew's Cemetery. A calling will be held on Friday Feb 1st from 6-8PM and Saturday, Feb. 2nd from 10-11AM at the funeral home

Schaeffer Funeral Home
300 Alum Street Lehighton 18235 PA
United States

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