ANDRES, Richard Dean (Age 49) - passed away at his home Saturday, January 30th after a long battle with Diabetes. Richard is survived by his daughter, Marianne Love (Cole), two sons, John Ryan Andres and Jesse Dean Andres, all of Spokane; parents, Donna and Fabian "Dutch" Andres of Liberty Lake, WA; three sisters, Kimberly Myers (Todd) of St. George, UT, Julene Thurston (Kevin) of Burley, ID and Andrea Andres of West Valley City, UT and a brother, William Andres of Liberty Lake, WA. He is also survived by four grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Richard loved all kinds of sports, including fishing, camping and playing golf. Richard served his country in the U.S. Navy on the ship U.S.S. Caloosahatchee in 1979 to 1983. There will be a viewing at Thornhill Valley Chapel, 1400 S. Pines Rd., Spokane Valley, WA on Thursday, February 4, 2010 from 4:00 – 8:00 pm. The funeral service will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Liberty Lake, 23515 E. Boone Ave. at 2:00 pm, Friday, February 5, 2010; with a viewing for the family from 1:00 – 2:00 pm in the relief society room. Flowers may be sent to Thornhill Valley Chapel or donations may be made to American Diabetes Assoc., PO Box 10835, Spokane, WA 99209. For online condolences and tributes please visit www.thornhillvalley.com.
Dear Son, brother, father, uncle ~ Rest in peace with the Holy Angels – until we meet again.