2010-08-05 / Obituaries

Andrew Q. Weicker, 79

Andrew Q.

Weicker, 79, of

Narragansett Avenue,

passed away peacefully on July 29, 2010.

Born in Providence, he was a son of the late Paul Q. and Josephine (O’Connor) Weicker.

He graduated from St. Michael’s School, LaSalle Academy and Brown University.

He served in the Army in the Korean War. Prior to retiring, Mr. Weicker was the purchasing manager for Hoechst Celanese Corporation.

Andy was an avid golfer and a member of the Exeter Country Club for many years. He enjoyed music, the arts and was a member of the Jamestown Community Chorus. He was a communicant of St. Mark Church.

He is survived by three daughters, Julie-Anne Sheppard and Kristin-Lee Sheehan, both of Jamestown, and Heidi Weicker of Hendersonville, N.C.; a brother, William Weicker, of Connecticut; his sister, Geraldine McCann, of Massachusetts; and three grandchildren. He was the brother of the late Mary Lou Palizza, and Paula and Vincent Weicker.

His funeral will be held this Saturday, Aug. 7, at 8:45 a.m. from the Fagan-Quinn Funeral Home, 825 Boston Neck Rd., North Kingstown, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Mark Church, 60 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown. Burial with military honors will be in St. Mark Cemetery, Jamestown. Visiting hours are tomorrow, Friday, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Visit www.FaganQuinnFuneralHome. com for information and condolences.

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