James Andrew "Andy" Drake, 42, of Bellevue, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2008, at his home.
He was born in Bellevue, Aug. 15, 1965, and was raised by his paternal grandmother, Maggie Butler, who resides in Helena, Ohio. He attended Bellevue schools and worked at F.S.I. Disposal prior to his illness.
On July 1, 1995, Andy married Tammy Pannell, and she survives, as do his daughters, Ashley and Carrie Drake, all of Bellevue; stepdaughters, Mindy Harvey, Sandusky, and Kalyn and Brandy Green, both of Bellevue; six grandchildren, William, Andrew, Conner, Dana, Cloe and Kaydan; sister, Beverly Drake of Fremont; brother, Brad Drake of Columbus; and in-laws, Ray and Bev Pannell of Kentucky.
Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday in the Auxter Funeral Home, 1105 Castalia St., Bellevue.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, at the funeral home, with the Rev. John Ginty officiating. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the family. Condolences may be sent at auxterfuneralhomes.com