Carl Andrews, amateur radio operator

Carl Loyal Andrews, 88, died March 21, 2012.

He was born Jan. 17, 1924 to Carl and Golda Andrews in Ashtabula, Ohio. He graduated from Ashtabula High School in 1941.

He served in World War II and in Korea and received his BA degree in 1960 from Kent State University in Ohio, taught history and social studies in New York State and Maine and moved from Fulton to spend the last 26 years of his life in Dewey, Ariz. at the Orchard Ranch RV Resort.

He was an amateur radio operator (W8UQC) and an avid photographer, documenting a memorable bicycle trip through Europe as well as his tour of duty in Korea.

He is survived by his twin sister Karleene White of Arizona; his nephew, Jeff M. White of Fulton; and cousins, Howard Andrews of Fort Meyers, Fla. and Jerry Andrews of Wickenburg, Ariz.

A private blessing of Carl’s earthly remains was conducted by Chaplain Ken Sivenson at the Wakelin Bradshaw Chapel in Prescott Valley, Ariz, and transportation of his body to the Andrews Family gravesite in Ridgeview Cemetery, Ashtabula, Ohio
Arrangements were by the Arizona Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home in Prescott, Ariz., and the Childs-Williams Mortuary in Ashtabula, Ohio.

Contributions may be made to Wycliffe Bible Translators, PO Box 628200, Orlando, FL 32862.

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