ROCK FALLS – Richard H. “Red” Andrews, age 87, of Rock Falls, died Monday, December 2, 2019, at Regency Care of Sterling.
Richard was born September 2, 1932, in Clinton, Iowa the son of Howard and Laverne (Cook) Andrews. He served in the US Air Force and later was employed as a mechanic at Lawrence and Sons. Richard married Hazel Jones on May 15, 1987 in Sterling.
He is survived by his wife, Hazel of Rock Falls; two daughters, Lynn Andrews of Rock Falls and Deena (Danny Bender) Andrews of Sterling; one son, Robert (Renee) Andrews of Sterling; one sister, Judy (Roger) Scuffham of Deer Grove; four stepdaughters, Carolyn Pursell of Rock Falls, Sheila (Steve) Garrison of Xenia, Sherry (Mike) Wilkins of Erie and Audrea Thomas of Sterling; one stepson, Carl (Patricia) Sword of Sterling; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Michael Andrews; three brothers, Bob Andrews, Jim Andrews and Peter Andrews; one great-grandson, Colton; and one stepgranddaughter, Deborah.
Per his wishes, there are no services. Cremation rites will be accorded.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.