Andrew Ditri

Died: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017


3:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Nov. 07, 2017
Location: Union Location

Funeral Mass

10:30 AM Wed., Nov. 08, 2017
Location: St. James Church Springfield

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Andrew Ditri, 94 of Springfield passed away on November 2, 2017.

The funeral is from the Galante Funeral Home, 2800 Morris Ave., Union on Wednesday at 9 AM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. James Church in  Springfield at 10:30 AM. Entombment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover. Visitation is on Tuesday from 3 - 8 PM at the funeral home.

Born in Newark, Andy lived in the Ironbound section before residing in Springfield for many years. He started out as a Longshoreman and progressed to the assistant position along side of the President of the Union Local 1235 in Newark. He was also a Union official with Local 1235 and the Union representative with International Longshoreman Association before retiring in 1990.

Andy is the beloved husband of Edith (nee Orlando); loving father of Maria Bellas, and the late Andrew Ditri (Andy Boy); dear grandfather of Ronnie, Andrea, Deanna, Jodi, and Andy; and great-grandfather of Drew, Landon, Andi, Jack, and Vincent.

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Andrea & J.J.
   Posted Fri November 03, 2017
We Love you Poppy & may you rest in peace forever! Your pal misses you and you will live on forever thru us! Xoxoxo

Salvatore Valvano jr
   Posted Sat November 04, 2017
Andy you where a great Man the little time I knew you. I wish you peace in heaven a world where there is no more pain or unhappiness, God bless you, you will be missed.

Darren Valvno
   Posted Sat November 04, 2017
Maria very sorry for your lose, I never did meet your Dad but can tell he was a good person.

We Love you & will all miss you Poppy!!!
   Posted Sat November 04, 2017
" Your Life was a blessing, your memory a treasure...
You are Loved beyond words, and missed beyond measure "

gerardo , palomba family
   Posted Sun November 05, 2017
from our family to yours, our deepest sympathy. gerardo & palomba family

Stephanie Johnson
   Posted Mon November 06, 2017
To Maria ( my best friend)and your family,
I am so very sorry for your lost. You all will be in my prayers always. I am going to miss you Mr. Ditri very much.

The Staff of Spring Meadows
   Posted Tue November 07, 2017
Andy will be missed by his Spring Meadows Family, He was truly a remarkable person and it was an honor to have him as part of our community.

With Deepest Sympathy

Donna Brito
and the Staff of Spring Meadows


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