Robert E. Andrews

Profile Updated: October 25, 2021
Robert E. Andrews
Class Year: 1970
Residing In: Danville, IL USA
Wife/Significant Other: Janice
Children: Matthew Andrews born 1974
Geena Andrews born 1991
Yes! Attending Reunion
Parish Grade School:

Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Employer:

Retired

Grand Children:

None. My son is in the Army and won't settle down. His hobby is traveling the world when he's not deployed. He has served in Iraq and Afghanistan.
He's scheduled to go to Korea for a couple of weeks in August of this year (2015) for the Army. He has just returned from Ireland (vacation) and spent a month in the desert training for his deployment to Korea. His MOS is Psyops.

My daughter is a photographer in L.A. She also does stand-up comedy in clubs around L.A.

Comments:

Attended Florissant Valley Community College for 2 years after high school. Worked as a Machinist for 16 years at A.T.&T. on Woodson Road in Overland.
Went to school at night at University of Missouri for a short while.

Attended classes in the evenings during these times at Eastern Illinois University and D.A.C.C. Also completed coursework at the University of Milwaukee in Milwaukee for Labor Relations.

Worked at Willert Home Products on Park Ave. in St. Louis as a Supervisor.

Moved to Danville, Illinois and worked at Heatcraft, Inc., Chuckles Confections, Watchfire Signs, then accepted a position at N.A.A.C.O. (Hyster)

After three years attending UNW, I was soon hired back to Heatcraft, INC, where I was a Manufacturing Engineer and Labor Relations Manager.

Worked last at Genco at hwy 255 and 270 in Illinois as a consultant.

Attended classes in the evenings during these times at Eastern Illinois University and D.A.C.C. Also completed coursework at the University of Milwaukee in Milwaukee.

Retired in 2013.

All the work I do now is Genealogy.

School Story:

My parents had 5 kids out of 8 attending Catholic high schools.

After my father was downsized they moved us all to public school in 1970. My late twin, Jim, attended DeAndreis. First time we were apart.

Long time genealogist. Previously served as 1st VP of the Illinois State Genealogy Society and elected President of the society from2019-2020.

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Posted on: Oct 22, 2017 at 1:06 PM

A life well lived
Come see in Florida sometime

Aug 05, 2015 at 12:33 AM

Donald Andews was my uncle; brother of Eugene Andrews.

Robert E. Andrews has left an In Memory comment for Eugene W. Andrews.
May 18, 2015 at 4:33 PM

My father graduated in 1938. He served in the Army in WWII and married while on furlough in 1944 in St. Louis, Mo.

He died in 1996.