Doris J. Andrews, 76, of Springfield, died at 10:45 pm, Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at Regency Nursing Care Residence. She was born October 31, 1935 in Hillsboro, Illinois to Cletus D. and Violet L. Bockewitz Marshall. She married Norman D. Andrews, Sr. in 1961 and he preceded her in death in 1994.
Survivors include two sons Norman D. (Patricia) Andrews, Jr. of Catawissa, MO and David M. Andrews of Raymond, IL; three grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; one brother Jim Marshall of Santa Fe, TX; one aunt, Wilma and several nieces, nephews and cousins, including Lolita Johnson of Raymond.
Doris was a member of the Springfield Garden Club and was a Master Gardener. She was a member of the Alzheimer’s Association and donated her brain to SIU for Alzheimer’s research.
She worked for IBM as a supervisor of contracts and retired after 25 years.
Private services will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to SIU School of Medicine for Alzheimer’s Research