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David Andy

In loving memory of David Andy, age 63 of Big Grassy First Nation, Ontario who passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2002 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ontario.
David was born on August 14, 1938 in Rainy River, Ontario to John and Olga Andy. He spent the majority of his life in the Lake of the Woods area working as a guide, commercial fisherman and at various logging camps. He played hockey as a young man, enjoyed going for long walks and going fishing.
He is survived by his wife Rita; adopted children Greg (Suzette) Andy; Florence (Ron Archie) Andy, and Rhonda Andy; grandchildren Tanya Andy, Juanita Chang, Owen Chang, Justice Andy, Alex Andy and Baby Boy Andy, great grandson Zacharia Matthew Andy and brother Norman (Anita) Andy and by several nieces and nephews.
David was predeceased by his parents; daughter Rose Andy on September 1, 1997; sisters Christine Morrison, Louise Gibbons and brother Pierre Andy.
A wake was held at Big Grassy First Nations Community Hall on Wednesday, June 5, 2002 in the evening.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, June 6, 2002 at 11 a.m. at Big Grassy First Nation Cemetery.
The active pallbearers were Gary (Ross) Tuesday Jr., Tom (Buckshot) Gibbons, Randy (Goose) Morrison, Christopher Andy, Phillip (Chuck) Andy and Albert Gibbons.
The honorary pallbearers were Leonard Morrison, David (D.J.) Bowen Jr., Fred Jack Sr. John Comegan, Dennis (Jr.) Copenance and Ashley Andy.
If friends so desire in memoriam donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society, P.O. Box 837, Kenora, Ontario P9N 4B5