Andre peacefully passed away surrounded by family at Hospice Simcoe, Barrie on Sunday, December 23, 2018 at 61 years of age. Beloved husband of Geraldine “Gerri”. Loving stepfather of David, and Darrell (Tammy). Proud grandpa of Taylor, Micaiah, Austin and Robin. Dear brother of Mary (Joe), Frank (Helen), Barb, and Nick. Andre will also be fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews, Julia (Larry), Theresa, Phil, Bernadka, Adam (Stacey) and Kate. Friends will be received at SKWARCHUK FUNERAL HOME, 30 Simcoe Rd., Bradford for visitation on Saturday, December 29, 2018 from 10-10:45 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass to be held at the Holy Martyrs of Japan Church, 167 Essa St., Bradford at 11 a.m. Followed by cremation. In Andre’s memory, donations may be made to the Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation.