Monday, February 3, 2014

Aurelia W. Jandrew

Allentown, NY - Aurelia W. Jandrew, 82, of 5881 Phillips Hill Road passed away at home on Sunday, February 2, 2014 surrounded by her family. She was born June 10, 1931 in Allentown, the daughter of the late Ward and Rachel (Swarthout) Withey. On September 5, 1951 in Allentown she married Ernest "Earl" Jandrew who survives.

Aurelia attended the Allentown School and was formerly employed at the Allentown Post Office, Millie's Diner, the Allentown Elementary School, Scio Central School and BOCES in Belmont. She was a member of the Allentown Methodist Church, the Allentown Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary; and was a Girl Scout Leader for over 50 years. She sang with various music groups, including the Melody Belles. She enjoyed traveling with church groups and the senior citizens.

Surviving in addition to her husband of 62 years, are two daughters, Dawn (Brian) Petrie of Mount Pleasant, NC, Joy (Edward) Fuller of Allentown and one son, Brian Jandrew of Allentown, eight grandchildren, Hope (Marcus) King, Jill (Mike) Dube, Marc (Frances Eng) Petrie, Margo (Brad) Hills, Ross Jandrew, Kara (James) Robbins, Kali (Brandon Geffers) Fuller and Andrew Fuller, three step grandchildren, Anthony (Lisa) Fuller, Sonya Middaugh, and Billy Peelman, eight great- grandchildren, Addison and Chelsea King, Zachary Dube, Aliyah and Emily Hills, Ethan and Connor Robbins, and Kaydon  Geffers, nine step great-grandchildren, Breanna, Cameron, Dillian and Addison Middaugh, Trinity, Christian, Savannah, Dominik and Conrad Fuller, one sister, Wilma Taggart of Wellsville, five sisters-in-law, Jean Howry of Clinton, IL, Joanne Grover of Lakewood, Donna (Gary) Fanton of Holley, Helen (Bill) Hutchinson of Scio and Karen Jandrew of Bolivar, as well as several nieces & nephews. She was predeceased in addition to her parents by four brothers-in-law, Richard Grover, Dale Jandrew, Bruce Taggart Sr. and Darwin Howry.

At Aurelia's request, there will be no visitation or service. Burial will be in Richburg Cemetery. The family suggests memorial donations be made to the Allentown Methodist Church, P. O. Box 273, Allentown, NY 14707 To leave online condolences, please visit


  1. Rest in Peace Rea!!!

  2. Thoughts and Prayers going out to Grandpa Earl and all the family and friends. May you rest in peace Grandma Jandrew.

  3. My deepest sympathy. Prayers for those who grieve their great loss. Arvilla Griswold Gallup

  4. katie hugar aka katie priceFebruary 4, 2014 at 8:12 AM

    I am sorry for your loss she was a great girl scout leader. she had an awesome voice.

  5. My thoughts & prayers to all of the Jandrew family. I hope your many precious memories will help you thru this heartbreaking time.

  6. Cathy Law - Scio CSDFebruary 5, 2014 at 9:16 AM

    My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time. Aurelia was a very special person; may you cherish those special memories of her.