Andy BlueOctober 5, 2017
Anthony “Andy” Blue, 89, long-time resident of East Hanover, passed away peacefully on October 5, 2017. Andy worked many years as a mechanic with Jaynes Motor Freight and then moved on to Global Container in Jersey City as a supervisor. After retiring, he drove the town bus for the local senior citizens and Board of Education Kindergarten children. Andy was a member of the East Hanover Knights of Columbus, a church usher and active parishioner at St. Rose of Lima Church. Andy loved to chat with others, assisting his neighbors and enjoyed being helpful to all in need
Beloved husband of 69 years to Winifred M. Blue (Crawford). Devoted father of Michael Blue, his wife Ellen, Elaine Russo, her husband Henry, Susan Porter and her husband Ken. Loving grandfather of Jamie, Dawn and Adam, Cherlyn, Diane and David, Eric, Gary and Kimberly. Also survived by 8 great-grandchildren.
Visitation at the Leonardis Memorial Home 210 Ridgedale Ave. Florham Park on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9pm. Funeral on Tuesday assembling at 8:45am followed by a mass at St. Rose of Lima Church in East Hanover at 9:45am. Entombment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers:
East Hanover First Aid Squad
PO Box 42 East Hanover, Nj 07936,
East Hanover Volunteer Fire Dpartment
PO BOX 34, 323 Ridgedale Ave., East Hanover NJ 07936