Passed peacefully at home, on Thursday, May 25, 2017 after suffering a stroke one year ago. He is survived by his wife Barb, son Bill (Sherry), daughter Jody (Pierre Meunier), grandchildren Kevin, Richard, Nicole, Travis and Jace, five lovely great grandchildren, as well as many nieces & nephews.
Syd was the youngest of seven children. He is predeceased by his parents Harry & ‘Nel’ Andrew and his six siblings: George, Mabel, Dean, Harriet, Al and Eleanor.
He was born in St. Eleanor’s, Prince Edward Island and moved with his family to Vancouver Island. Syd was a mechanic by trade and operated Andrew’s Service Station for many years before going to work at the Crofton Pulp Mill until he retired. He also was a volunteer firefighter with the Duncan Fire Department for many years and always enjoyed the camaraderie of his fellow firemen. Another interest was golf, though a terrible golfer, he enjoyed his time at the Cowichan Golf Course.
A short service will be held at
the Duncan Fire Hall,
468 Duncan Street,
on Thursday, June 1st 2017 at 2pm
followed by refreshments.
FIRST MEMORIAL FUNERAL SERVICES
Duncan, B.C. 250-748-2134
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