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December 21, 2019

Catherine Rhodena (MacDonald) Andrew of Lucknow died at the Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, at the age of 105. Beloved wife of the late Alex Andrew who predeceased her in 1991. Catherine was born in Ashfield Township, July 14, 1914, daughter of the late Sarah (MacCharles) and Thomas MacDonald. She will be greatly missed by her children, Robert and Carol Andrew of Goderich, Thomas Andrew and Donald Andrew, both of Lucknow, and Allan and Linda Andrew of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh Township. Lovingly remembered by her eight grandchildren, Jeffrey (Levi) Andrew, Mark Andrew (Chris Moore), Jennifer (Mark) Greer, Jamie Andrew, Adella (Rod) Moorsom, Jordan Andrew (Dana Thiel), Mary Joan (Michael) Paffrath, and Holly (Adam) Griffiths; and 18 great grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her daughter-in-law, Hilda Andrew; granddaughter, Michelle Andrew; grandson, Paul Andrew; her brother, Finlay MacDonald; and sisters, Clara Richards and Marion Huston. Visitation will be held Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, from 1-2:30 p.m. at the Lucknow United Church, with the funeral to follow at 2:30 p.m. Rev. Lynne Wilson will be officiating, and grandchildren will act as pallbearers. Interment, Greenhill Cemetery. Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.