Thomas Lester Andrews, Jr.

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Thomas Lester Andrews Jr., 62, of Manchester, passed away on Monday, November 15, 2021, in the comfort of his home.
Tom was born on September 19, 1959, in Southington, to the late Anne (O'Reilly) and Thomas L. Andrews.
Tom, known as "Andy" to his family, grew up in Kent, and loved the area. He graduated from Housatonic Regional H.S. in 1978. He received his Associates Degree in General Studies from Manchester Community College in 1995.
Tom was a talented artist, writer, and silver smith. He enjoyed biking, playing chess, bowling and was an avid reader in philosophy ranging from Nietzsche to Buddhism.
He was Superintendent for two properties for Genesis House, which became Community Health Resources, where he received an appreciation award for over 30 years of service. Many staff members and clients of CHR became part of his extended family, such as his good friends Paula and Marita.
Tom is survived by his 2 brothers, David and Jason; sister, Caitlin and many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.
Tom was predeceased by his older sister Jennifer Andrews.
A Celebration of Life in will be held in Kent at a later date private to the family. The Cremation Society of CT in Windsor has been entrusted with the arrangements. Memorial donations in Tom's name may be made to the Community Health Resources, 587 Middle Tpke. East, Manchester, CT 06040 or at www.chrhealth.org. For online condolences please visit www.cremationct.com
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