Obituaries » Edilberto S. Andres
September 20, 2019
Edilberto S. Andres
April 1, 1946 – September 20, 2019
Edilberto S. Andres, 73, of Wilkes-Barre, passed away on Friday, September 20, 2019 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born in Bocaue, Bulacan, Philppines, a son of the late Delfin and Maria Santos Andres. He was a graduate of the University of the East. Edilberto was employed for 28 years as an auditor for the State of New Jersey, prior to his retirement in 2005. He was an avid gardener and fisherman.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Corazon Navarro Andres; his sons, Erwin and his wife, Cherie, from Vienna, VA, and Eric and his wife, Cindy, also from Vienna, VA; five grandchildren Iza, Ella, Maddy, Gio, and CJ; brother, Adriano Andres and his wife, Clemencia, from the Philippines; sisters, Lucina Tulao and her husband, Virgilio from Wilkes-Barre, and Priscilla Garcia and her husband, Alex, from Jersey City, NJ; numerous nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are invited to attend a celebratory Mass on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 12:00 noon at St. Andrew Parish, 316 Parrish Street, Wilkes-Barre 18702.
In lieu of sending flowers, online donations can be made in Edilberto Andres’ name to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society (https://donate.lls.org/lls/donate) or checks can be made out to and sent to St. John The Baptist Bread of Life Food Pantry, 213 West 30th Street, New York, NY 10001.
Online condolences can be made by visiting Edilberto’s obituary at www.natandgawlas.com.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre.