Georgianna M. Andrews

 

Georgianna M. Andrews, 79, of Riverside passed away on Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at Memorial Hospital.  She was the wife of the late Daniel L. Andrews.   Born in East Providence, she was a daughter of the late Antonio and Dominga (Joseph) King.  Mrs. Andrews worked at Miriam Hospital before she retired.  She was a member of the Cape Verdean Progressive Center Women’s Guild and was the recipient of the 2002 Mother of the Year Award from the Cape Verdean American Association. She leaves five daughters, Sandra Chamblee of Woonsocket, Lisa Andrews of Riverside, Sherrylynn Andrews of Pa., Amanda Pontes of Warwick and June Crosby of Riverside, three sons, Dana Andrews of Providence, Michael Andrews of Warwick and Peter Andrews of Newport, 24 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren.  She was the sister of the late John King, Madeline Gomes and Helen McGurn.  Her funeral will be held on Saturday at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse Street, Providence. Burial will be in Mt. St. Mary’s Cemetery.  Calling hours Friday 4-8.