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“To Andy's Family: I am so sorry to hear about Andys passing. I just found out today from another former coworker at United when Andy and I worked...Read More »
1 of 21 | Posted by: Roger - Indpls, IN

“Andy, I just heard about your passing a few months ago by our old friend David.. I was in shock.. Hope you remember me your neighbor across the...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Amy Land Chandler - Lizton, IN

“Here it is one year later since you were shot, almost exactly the same time the shot was fired that ended your life. It doesn't seem possible that a...Read More »
3 of 21 | Posted by: mary - indianapolis, IN - mother

“Now the hardest part is to begin. To try to go on without the one you long to just hug one more time. To say I love Andy. Just one more time. My...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Patty Day - Beech Grove, IN

“My deepest sympathy goes out to you Mary and Michael and your entire family for your loss.The tribute to Andy was so beautifully done. May you always...Read More »
5 of 21 | Posted by: Tina Eden - Dunedin, FL

“Andy was my cousin and although we did see each other often (Because I live in Florida) I still loved him very much! I am so sad that this had to...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Heather Wood - Dunedin, FL

“Andy As we knew you at work,UTC Carrier,You always joked with me and other people,and times that I listened to you when you needed someone to talk...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Diane - Indianapolis, IN

“My sweet sweet baby. This was the hardest day of my life. I hope you would approve of your send off. Part of my soul is with you and will remain...Read More »
8 of 21 | Posted by: Mom - Indianapolis, IN

“Mike, I am very sorry to hear about Andy. He was such a sweet guy. You re in my thoughts. Dione Wheatley ”
9 of 21 | Posted by: Dione Wheatley - indianapolis, IN

“Drew this your big brother gockel. That is what you used to call me when we were babies. I just wanted to write a little letter to tell you how much...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Mike Parrish - Greenwood, IN

“We re very sorry to hear of Andy s passing, you and your family are in our prayers. Love Barb and Frank ”
11 of 21 | Posted by: frank and barb moore - lebanon, IN

“I am very sorry for your loss. ”
12 of 21 | Posted by: Shelly Troutt - Noblesville, IN

“Mike, when I heard about Andy my heart hurt for you and your family. I am proud to say that I had the chance to know him and know how much he loved...Read More »
13 of 21 | Posted by: Sasha Dobson - Indianapolis, IN

“Mary, I cannot imagine what you are feeling right now. I pray for peace for you. Please always know you and your family are in my prayers. love, Beth ”
14 of 21 | Posted by: Beth - Carmel, IN

“Mary, I hope knowing that Andrew s life continues on in unnamed others through his precious gift gives you some comfort and purpose in this...Read More »
15 of 21 | Posted by: Diana Savage - Fort Wayne, IN

“Mary and Family, You are always in my thoughts and prayers. Please let us know if you need anything. I know that now you stand in need mostly of...Read More »
16 of 21 | Posted by: Angerina Griffin - Indianapolis, IN

“Wishing you some peace in this time of tragedy and know that you are not alone. love,gayle ”
17 of 21 | Posted by: Gayle Clendenen - Brownsburg, IN

“WE Love you so much Drew. Our time with you was way to short. You will be forever in our hearts. ”
18 of 21 | Posted by: Billie - Brownsburg, IN

“To Mary and family ~ Keep the memories of your times together with this beautiful and compassionate person in your hearts. It will help the wounds...Read More »
19 of 21 | Posted by: Carole Sexton - Converse, TX

“I am so deeply sorry for your loss, Mary. I know that no words can possibly take away the pain. Just know that I and all the people that love you...Read More »
20 of 21 | Posted by: Kelley Tashiro - Greenwood, IN

“Drew, it s your mom. There are no words that could ever tell you how much I really loved you.Who would have ever dreamed you would be taken from me...Read More »
21 of 21 | Posted by: MOM - Indianapolis, IN


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Andrew "Drew" William Parrish, 36, died Monday, December 28, 2009 as the results of a tragic act of violence. He was born in Indianapolis May 19, 1973 to Thomas and Mary Parrish. He was an aircraft mechanic by trade, specializing in fuel systems and sheet metal work. Drew was an animal lover, an outdoorsman and a Colts fan. He leaves to treasure his memory his mother, Mary Parrish, father, Thomas Parrish and step-mother, Billie Parrish, of Brownsburg; two brothers, Michael Parrish of Greenwood and Christopher Parrish of Brownsburg; his grandmother, Lois Wood of Indianapolis; and uncles, John Wood of Florida and Danny (Sandy) Berry of Mooresville. He also leaves behind his beautiful daughter, Jordan Parrish, 13, and step-son, Aaron Skaggs, both of Mooresville. Andy gave the gift of life through organ donation. He will live on through those whose lives he has saved through his generous and selfless donation. Calling will be Sunday, January 3, from 4-8pm at Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center, Washington Park North, 2706 Kessler Blvd. W. Dr, Indianapolis, 46228. A funeral service will be held at Washington Park North, Monday, January 4 at 11am. Burial will follow at Washington Park North Cemetery. Friends and family are invited to leave on line condolences at www.flannerbuchanan.com


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Washington Park North Cemetery

2706 Kessler Blvd., West Drive Indianapolis, Indiana 46228