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Andy French

5th Aug 1959 — 15th Apr 2024
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of Nuneaton, formerly Luton, Bedfordshire.

Passed away suddenly at home on the 15th April 2024, aged 64 years.

Andy will be sadly missed by all his family and friends.

Funeral service to take place at the Heart of England Crematorium, Nuneaton on Monday 3rd June at 1.15pm. The family have requested Hawaiian shirts, fun shirts or just colour to be worn in Andy's memory as he always enjoyed them. 

The service is being live streamed for those unable to attend. Please see below for login details.


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No flowers please. Donations may be made in memory of Andy payable to 'Help for Heroes'. These can be given on the day of the funeral by cash or cheque, by post c/o G Seller Independent Funeral Directors, 75 Upper Bond Street, Hinckley, Leics, LE10 1RH. Tel: 01455 637457 or by clicking the donate button above.

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Funeral Service

Monday 3rd June 2024


Heart of England Crematorium, Nuenaton
Eastboro Way
Warwickshire, CV11 6WZ

Messages Of Condolence

During his career with us at BT, Andy played a pivotal role as one of the main problem solvers on the modernization project. His expertise, guidance, and unwavering dedication were invaluable assets to the team. His insights and advice were not only sought after but relied upon, making a significant impact on our collective efforts. Beyond his professional capabilities, Andy's warmth, kindness, and genuine concern for others endeared him to all. He was a pillar of strength and support, always ready to lend a helping hand or a listening ear. His presence brightened our days, and his absence will be keenly felt. Andy leaves behind a legacy of excellence, compassion, and camaraderie. Though he may no longer walk among us, his spirit will continue to inspire and guide us. In his memory, let us strive to emulate his kindness and dedication, keeping his legacy alive in our hearts and actions. Andy will be sorely missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones during this difficult time. May they find solace in the fond memories we shared with Andy and the impact he made on our lives.
Steve Mackness
Such sad news, I worked with Andy for many years in Orange Network Planning - he was such a positive, humorous and likeable character - a great team colleague. RIP Andy
Sean Hughes
So sorry to hear such sad news. I worked with Andy when we were at Orange and Andy was always a kind, funny and generous soul that always made me feel very welcome. My deepest condolences to his family.
Lewis Craft
A true gentlemen and a sad loss. Andy was a outstanding person & Avionics work colleague who I had the pleasure of working with when we served together on 18 Sqn Chinooks, at RAF Odiham (Hampshire), Gutersloh (Germany) and the Falkland's in 1982. Sincere condolences to all the family, R.I.P Andy.
Paul Cherry
I knew Andy when we served together on 18 Sqn Chinooks, Royal Air Force, at Odiham (Hampshire) and Gutersloh (Germany). Condolences to all the family, RIP Andy.
Andy Tofts
Such a shame, I served with Andy on Bravo November in the Falklands 1982 and remember him well.
Dave Peters
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A true gent and colleague. Rest in peace my friend
Jayne French
I have known Andy since 1997 in our days at Orange in Solihull. A fantastic work colleague and friend who will be sorely missed.
Richard Docherty
Such a sad loss. Andy was a gentleman who made an impact on everyone who knew him. may he rest in peace.
Richard Barber

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Memories of Andy French

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