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Fred H. Andrus

Obituary for Fred H. Andrus

June 4, 1950 - November 15, 2019
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania | Age 69


Fred H. Andrus of Philadelphia , PA passed away on November 15, 2019 at the age of 69. He was born June 4, 1950 in Akron, OH to the late Dr. Frederick H. & Ruth E. (Polk) Andrus.

Fred was predeceased by his father, his mother and his brother James Andrus. He is survived by his one true love Sally Bernhardt; sisters Jean Andrus; Betty Andrus; Kathy (Ronnie Lengel) Andrus; and nieces Mallory Lengel and Hunter Lengel.

Fred was a true renaissance man: a lifelong classical pianist and cellist, a talented painter, and a voracious reader. He was kind to everyone he met and will be missed greatly by all who knew him.
Fred moved to Philadelphia in his 20s and found a love for the city and Eastern Pennsylvania. He worked for Independence Blue Cross for over 20 years, where he met the love of his life, Sally. He spent the last 13 years sharing his life with Sally and her loving family in addition to his own.

Relatives and friends are invited to his visitation on Monday, December 16, 2019 from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at Cavanagh-Patterson Funeral home, 43 E Baltimore Pike, Media, PA 19063. Memorial Service will begin at 11:00 AM.

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