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Diane Andrews

January 28, 1945 ~ August 3, 2022 (age 77) 77 Years Old


Diane Andrews, 77, of Milford, beloved wife for 58 years to Robert C. Andrews, passed away on August 3, 2022. Born on January 28, 1945 in Bridgeport, CT, she was the daughter of the late Roland and Arline (Walker) Riopel.

Married to her high school sweetheart, Diane spent the last 50 years managing their successful business, R.A. Tool Co together. She enjoyed raising her children and spending time with her grandchildren. In her spare time, she enjoyed some shopping therapy, reading, and eating meals at Pops Restaurant. Her family would like to thank the staff at Pops Restaurant for being a part of Diane’s journey.

In addition to her husband, Diane is survived by her children, Lisa (Robert) Kowaleski, Robert J. (Emily Sullivan) Andrews, and Jennifer (Jeff) Lecza; her grandchildren, Justin Cook, Joshua and Morgan Kowaleski, and Matthew and Cameron Cyr; her great grandchildren, Dakota and Teagan Cook; her sister, Renee Johnson; her brother-in-law, Ronnie Andrews; several nieces and nephews; and her cat, Moggie. Diane was predeceased by her brother, Raymond Riopel, and her brother-in-law, Teddy Andrews.

Friends and family are invited to call on Monday, August 8, 2022, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at CODY-WHITE FUNERAL HOME, 107 Broad St., Milford, CT 06460. A Graveside service will be held Tuesday, August 9, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at King’s Highway Cemetery, 271 Cherry St. Milford, CT 06460 (MEET DIRECTLY AT CEMETERY). In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society at cancer.org. To leave online condolences, please visit www.codywhitefuneralservice.com.

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Gathering of Family and Friends
August 8, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cody-White Funeral Home
107 N. Broad Street
Milford, CT 06460

Graveside Service
August 9, 2022

11:00 AM
Kings Highway Cemetery
271 Cherry Street
Milford, CT 06460


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