George “Joe” William Andres

April 11, 1939 – Feb. 15, 2013

A memorial service for George “Joe” William Andres of Cody will be held in Cody at a later date. Joe, 73, died Feb. 15 in Hot Springs, Ark.

He was born April 11, 1939, in Greybull, the middle of three children of George and Mary Andres. He grew up and received his education in Greybull and graduated from Greybull High School in 1957. He served two years in the United States Army.

He married Joyce in Tulsa, Okla., Feb. 14, 1988.

He was a 22-year resident of Cody. George retired from Baker Hughes, Inc., where he had worked as a supervisor for 33 years. He enjoyed bowling and restoring tractors.

His parents, sister Betty Lou, and aunt Betty preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife Joyce; daughter and son-in-law, Jon and Renee Fazendine of Hot Springs, Ark.; stepsons Jimmy Jewell of Newport News, Va., Joe Jewell of Cody and Gary Wayne Higgins of Sioux Falls, S.D.; his sister, Peggy Fowler of Surprise, Ariz.; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; eight step-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.