Andrew Joseph Hanobeck Jr., age 76, loving husband, father, and grandfather passed away peacefully at his home in Oxford, PA on May 11, 2022 after a courageous battle.
Andrew, known to his family and friends as “Joe,” was born in Olean, NY and was a graduate of Bishop Neumann High School. He spent his career working at Gulf, Chevron, and Sunoco refineries in Philadelphia as a Head Operator in Crude Processing, retiring after 38 years. He lived in Delaware County for 34 years before relocating to Oxford, PA in 2001. He was a proud member of the Philadelphia Masonic Lodge and served as Master for one year in 1994. Andrew also served his countryfrom 1965-1971 as a Specialist (SPC-4) in the U.S. ArmyReserves, 79th Infantry Division (Cross of Lorraine) during the Vietnam War. He was stationed in the United States working intransportation, driving trucks, and fixing military equipment. During retirement, he loved spending time with his family,working with his hands, model trains, making home improvements, hosting holiday parties, leather crafting, and washing and waxing his vehicles.
Andrew is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 55 years, Nancy (nee Bogardus) Hanobeck, son Christopher Hanobeck(Diana), daughter Melissa Hanobeck (Stephen Jones), grandchildren Ryan Linehan, Vincent Hanobeck, and Lila Hanobeck, sisters Maire Thomas (Richard), Patricia Yulianetti(Michael), and Theresa Bianco (Anthony), and many nieces and nephews. He is the son of the late Andrew and Gladys Hanobeck.
Family and friends may call at Nolan Fidale Funeral Home located at 5980 Chichester Avenue in Aston, PA on Monday,May16,2022 from 10-11:00 am and a Masonic Service will be at 11:15am followed by his Funeral Service at 11:30am at the Funeral Home. Burial at Edgewood Memorial Park in Glen Mills, PA. In lieu of flowers, please honor Andrew through a donation to https://www.stjude.org/donate/pm.html?frequency_selected=3&sc_dcm=58700007391419632&sc_cid=kwp&sc_cat=b&ds_rl=1291300&ds_rl=1290690&ds_rl=1285465&gclid=Cj0KCQjwg_iTBhDrARIsAD3Ib5irEJJR6f2BCDfxUL35Pb6hQ0CKlHCW00E1oGJMgqbrSl_-v54ZiWIaAja0EALw_wcB&gclsrc=aw.dsSt. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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