Eddie Andrews (1940-2023)
Edward Loren Andrews passed away on December 31st, 2023. He was 83 years old. Eddie was born December 1st, 1940 in Miami, Florida. He had three children; Kenny, Ronnie, and Sandy. However, in 2020, he learned through Ancestry.com that he was the biological father of a daughter who was born one year before his eldest son, Diana. Eddie divorced and remarried Patricia Jankovich in 2001. Ed worked for the City of Hialeah, Parks and Recreation and retired in 1990.
He also worked for the Amateur Softball Association (ASA) as a Commissioner from the City of Hialeah from 1975 until he retired in 2004. Ed and Patty loved to spend time with family and friends, loved to travel and spend their summers in their vacation home in Butte, Montana.A former long-time Commissioner for ASA/USA Softball of South Florida (1974-2004), Andrews also worked for the City of Hialeah, Florida in the Parks & Recreation department – retiring in 1990.
An avid traveler, Eddie and his wife, Patty, enjoyed spending the summers in their Butte, Montana vacation home and loved spending time with friends and family. Eddie is survived by his wife Patricia Andrews, his children Diana Seifreit, Kenneth Andrews, Ronald Andrews, and Sandra Tabert and his three grandchildren, Ethan Andrews, Emmy Andrews and Caitlyn Tabert.
Eddie’s dedication to the sport of softball is greatly appreciated and will leave a legacy that will continue for decades to come.