Lillian P. Andrews (Ward), age 93, of Canton passed away October 18th at Seasons Hospice in Milton. Born and raised in Boston, she graduated from Mission High School Class of 1944 and Mt. Auburn Hospital School of Nursing. She worked as a Registered Nurse and Chief Hospital Supervisor at the Mass Hospital School in Canton for 31 years before retiring in 1992. Lillian was an active member of St. Gerard Majella Church, where she served as an usher for many years. She was a member of the Catholic Nurses Guild of St. Jude and the Mass Nurses Assn. and was an avid Bingo player.
Beloved wife of the late Robert V. Andrews. Mother of Robert F. Andrews of Tallahassee, FL, William E. Andrews of Weymouth, Thomas J. Andrews and his wife Christine of Boston, Scott P. Andrews of Boston, and Linda J. Carotenuto and her husband Michael of New Marlborough. Sister of Nancy Cormier of Hyannis, and the late Josephine Ciccolo and Thomas Ward. Grandmother of Dylan Andrews, and Max and Samantha Corbin of Tallahassee, FL, Christian Andrews of Danvers, Casey and Jaclyn Andrews of Boston, Renae, Theresa, and Robert Carotenuto of New Marlborough. Great grandmother of Brynn Corbin and Grayson Britt. Dear friend of Brian Davis of Boston and Julie Andrews of Danvers.
Visiting hours at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home 455 Washington St., Canton Wednesday, October 23rd, from 4-8 pm. Funeral Mass at St. Gerard Majella Church, Canton Thursday morning, October 24th, at 10. Burial Canton Corner Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to The Canton Veteran’s Service Fund 801 Washington St., Canton, MA 02021.