Paul Raymond Andrew, 69, of Phoenix, Arizona, passed away on Friday, September 8th. He was the beloved child of Dale Andrew and Claire Robidoux, born in Rhode Island. With the passing of his parents, Paul is survived only by his dear friends, Nickie Lopez, and Amber Clark, who lovingly cared for him in his final days.
Paul’s life was marked by deep faith and a strong commitment to the Catholic Church. He proudly served as a member of the Knights of Columbus, dedicating his time and energy to the church’s missions and responsibilities. His unwavering devotion to his duties as a Knight of Columbus was an inspiration to all who knew him.
In addition to his spiritual pursuits, Paul had a fulfilling career as a travel agent for Carlson Wagon Lit Travel. Through his work, he helped countless individuals and families embark on memorable journeys around the world, creating lasting memories for them.
Paul was a friendly and sociable individual who enjoyed strolling through the apartments where he lived, striking up conversations with everyone he met. His warm and approachable nature made him a cherished presence in his community.
Paul had a deep affection for animals, particularly cats. Throughout his life, he welcomed many feline companions into his home. The last of these were Teddy and Garfield, who provided him with comfort and companionship in his later years.
The family wishes to express their deep gratitude to Gentiva Hospice for their compassionate care and to all the friends and neighbors who provided support and comfort during Paul’s final days. Your kindness did not go unnoticed and meant the world to him.
A memorial service to celebrate Paul’s life and honor his faith will be held on 9/29/2023 at 1pm at St. Joseph’s Chapel. If you would like to send your condolences or contribute to funeral costs for the family, you may do so at 54 Mountain Dr Greenbrier AR, 72058.
Paul Raymond Andrew’s passing leaves a void in the lives of those who loved him, but his legacy of faith, service, and friendly disposition will continue to inspire and uplift us all.
Arrangements by A Natural State Funeral Service 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400. Online guestbook available at www.anaturalstatefuneralservice.com