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Henry J. “Jimmy” Andella, Jr.

November 6th, 2018

Henry J. “Jimmy” Andella, Jr., age 70, of Tewksbury, formerly of Quincy, passed away on November 5, 2018 at the Woodbriar Nursing Center in Wilmington.

Jimmy was born on October 19, 1948 in Boston, MA; he was the cherished son of the late Henry J. and Doris (Loder) Andella, Sr. Jimmy was raised and educated in Somerville.

Jimmy married Debra (Hayes) Andella on December 31, 1976. The couple moved to Quincy, where they lived for 34 years before moving to Tewksbury. Jimmy and Deb shared many wonderful memories together.

Jimmy owned a Gas/Service Station for several years before becoming a Printer at Grenier Print Shop. Jimmy started his own business, Andella Printing, with his brother Eugene “Sonny” Andella. The brothers worked for many years servicing their customers and making many friends along with the way.

In his younger years, Jimmy enjoyed being the mechanic on his buddy’s race car and his many trips to New England Dragway in Epping NH. Jimmy loved to go pheasant hunting with family and friends, especially in the fall. Jimmy had a passion for motorcycles and his many dogs especially his Harley Davidson and beloved pug Angel.

Jimmy was the beloved husband of Debra (Hayes) Andella, father of Frederick Andella & his wife Stacy of Stoughton, loving “Papa” of Amanda and Charlie Andella, cherished son of the late Henry J. and Doris (Loder) Andella, Sr., dear brother of Diane Koytila & her husband Marty of Tewksbury, Eugene Andella & his wife Donna of Weymouth and the late Rodney Andella. Jimmy is also survived by his special cousin, Louis Andella of Reading, as well as many loving nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will gather for a Funeral Service at the Abundant Life Christian Church, 173 Church St., (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Saturday, November 10th at 1:00 p.m.

To celebrate Jimmy’s life, a memory box will be available at the church. You are invited to bring your favorite pictures or a card with a note sharing your favorite memory.

Memorial donations in Jimmy’s name may be made to GBS/CIDP Foundation Intl., 375 East Elm St., Ste. 101, Conshohocken, PA 19428. www.gbs-cidp.org

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6 Entries in Guest Book for “Henry J. “Jimmy” Andella, Jr.”

  1. Julie and Jimmy Ward says:

    To the Andella Family and Friends, the Ward and Dunn Families are so sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with each and every one of you during this difficult time. Jimmy will always be with you all!

  2. Susan Stabinsch says:

    We are so sorry to hear about Jimmy’s passing. Please except our deepest sympathies at this difficult time. He was such a nice, warm, friendly guy, he will be greatly missed.
    Sincerely Sue and Bob

  3. Barbara Jewers Andella and family says:

    Jimmy Andella is my cousin
    My family and I are so sorry to here of his passing
    Our prayers and our deepest sympathies are with you all at this time. Jimmy will be in heaven with his family that waiting for him up there and he will also be with all of you down here.
    So i am so sorry for you all
    Barbara Jewers Andella and family

  4. Mike and Kerri Brewster says:

    Mike and I are so very sorry for your loss. Please know you are all in our thoughts and prayers

  5. Charles Russell says:

    I want to express my deepest sympathy to the Andella Family,
    Jimmy was a great person and friend, I was sorry to hear of his passing.
    I will always remember the mark he made on my life and he will be missed.
    Charlie Russell

  6. Lillian & Richard Hardy says:

    Debbie, Sunny, Donna and the entire Andella family,

    Rich and I are so sorry for your loss, we remember so many good memories,
    Jim was always so pleasant, and hope your memories help you all threw this
    Our prayers are with all of you..
    Lillian & Rich Hardy ??????????

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