- March 10, 1930 - June 13, 2016
- Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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1 of 9 | Posted by: Madeline Carbone - Wilmington, DE
“Dear Fran and Family, Valentina and I send our heartfelt condolences. Chuck always displayed a wonderful sense of humor and kindness, every time we...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: John Fisher - Easton, PA
“To Fran and family,Fran,It has been many years and I still have such fond memories of working with you at the Bucks County Library. I remember you...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Lori Campbell - New Castle, DE
“I haven't seen Uncle Chuck in a long time but have some wonderful childhood memories. I can remember him and my father (Buck Peitzman) having many...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: A friend
“Our heart felt condolences to Fran, Chuck, Ron,Susan and your families. Chuck was a dearly loved friend and neighbor. We will always have many fond...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Tom Suchy - Quakertown, PA
“Even though I haven't seen my "Uncle Chuck " in a long time I have some great childhood memories of him, Him and my dad "Buck Peitman " had some...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: A friend
“So many fond memories of Uncle Chuck! All my condolences to Aunt Fran, Chuckie, Ron, Susan and families! He is reunited with Denise and all our...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Claire Andris - Cherry Hill,, NJ
“You will be loved and missed forever by all of us.Such great memories growing up with you and Fran, both at your house and ours.You raised a great...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Dianne Kotasenski - MCKINNEY, TX
“Rest In Peace fellow Marine although we never met we Marines are Brothers, Joe Alercia USMC 1959-1965 Former Commandant Marine Corps League...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Joe Alercia - Bethlehem, PA
Charles (Chuck) J. Andris, 86, of Quakertown, formerly of Philadelphia, beloved husband of Fran (Frances Karkowski) for 66 years, passed away Monday, June 13, 2016 at the Lebanon VA Medical Center. Chuck was born in Philadelphia on March 10, 1930, son of the late Joseph and Anna McLoughlin Andris.
He played football for Roman Catholic on the 1947 Philadelphia city champion team and for the Marine Corp at Camp Lejuene . Chuck's varied careers included lineman for Philadelphia Electric, a Sergeant for the DOD, a thoroughbred horse trainer and owner of MedCart Services that he ran until his illness in March. He was a member of Church of St. Isidores' RC Church and an active member of the Quakertown Moose Lodge and American Legion where he was Grand Marshall of the Memorial Day Parade.
In addition to his wife, "Pop" is survived by his sons, Chuck, of MA, Ronald, husband of Pamela, GA, his daughter Susan, wife of Gregg Coulton, Lancaster, 9 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, brothers, William, of Cherry Hill, NJ, Paul, husband of Florence, Philadelphia and sister Patricia, wife of John Walsh, Norristown. He was preceded in death by daughter Denise M. Bird.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend Chuck's Memorial Mass on Saturday, June 25, 2016 with receiving at 1:00PM followed by a mass at 2:00PM at the Church of St. Isidore RC Church, 2445 W. Pumping Station Rd, Quakertown, PA 18951. In lieu of flowers please send donations to St Isadore's.