John A. Andrews Jr.  75, of Geneseo, died Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Hillcrest Home, Geneseo. Funeral services were held Monday evening, Nov. 16, at Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services, Geneseo. Deacon Harley Chaffee officiated. Visitation was held two hours before the service at the funeral home. A private graveside service was held Tuesday, Nov. 17, at Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Memorials may be made to John Andrews, Jr. Memorial Fund.


John A. Andrews Jr.  75, of Geneseo, died Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Hillcrest Home, Geneseo. Funeral services were held Monday evening, Nov. 16, at Stackhouse-Moore Funeral Services, Geneseo. Deacon Harley Chaffee officiated. Visitation was held two hours before the service at the funeral home. A private graveside service was held Tuesday, Nov. 17, at Oakwood Cemetery, Geneseo. Memorials may be made to John Andrews, Jr. Memorial Fund.

He was born May 20, 1934, in Geneseo, the son of John A. and Floris E. (Wilson) Andrews, Sr. He graduated from Geneseo High School in 1952 and attended Valparaiso College and then graduated from Augustana College, Rock Island. He married Helene Deleyn July 10, 1959, in Mt. Holy, N.J. She died June 15, 2008. He was a regional sales manager for Pfizer Genetics, DeKalb. He was a member of the Geneseo Moose lodge No. 990 and a former member of the Geneseo Country Club. He loved to golf.

Survivors include three sons and spouses, Dean and Kelly Andrews of Forest Lake, Minn., Shane and Marie Andrews of White Bear Lake, Minn. and Jarrod and Melinda Andrews of Salida, Calif.; nine grandchildren, Cody, Karlie, Cory, Collin, Anthony, Jarrod, Jack, Sam, and McKenna; and three sisters and spouses, Corrine and Don Buysse of Kewanee, Marlene Shaff of Acworth, Ga., and Susan and Bob Butler of Memphis, Tenn. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.