Andrew Blair Weller

15th September 1962 - 17th November 2020
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Invercargill Working Mens Club
154 Esk Street
26 November 2020, 2:00PM


Andrew Blair (Andy)

Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Tuesday 17 November 2020; aged 58 years, after a relentless battle with cancer.  Dearly loved husband of Leone.  Much loved father and father in law of Rochelle and Dave, Ashley and Kristie, and the late Amy. Adored grandad of Rae.  Loved son of Barbara and the late Tony.  Much loved brother and brother in law of Mark, Melissa and Wayne, and Justine and Derek.  Much loved son in law of Margaret and John McDougall, loved brother in law of John and Diana, Timothy and Frances, Andrew and Angela, and Nicola.  Loved uncle of all his nieces and nephews.  A friend to many after 38 years at Tiwai, especially Crew 2 and 3.  Many thanks to Dr Phil White from the Winton Medical Centre, Dean from Oncology Cancer Care and all who cared for Andrew during his illness.  A service to celebrate Andrew’s life will be held on Thursday 26 November 2020 at 2pm, Invercargill Working Mens Club, 154 Esk Street Invercargill, followed by a private cremation.  Flowers respectfully declined but donations can be made at the service for Hospice Southland.  Messages to 69 Blakie Road, Ryal Bush, Invercargill 9876 


To all Andrew's family.
Even though we knew Andrew was not well it is still hard to read of his death.
Conversations with Andrew were always great.

My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Stay strong
May God bless and comfort you and your friends.

Robin Williams, Invercargill
So sorry to hear of Andrews passing Leone and family Andrew and Ken have fought this awful disease as best they could and it’s a blessing our men are no longer suffering but such sad time for you all Catch up real soon
Frances Russell, Ryal Bush
Sincere condolences to Leone and family Wayne and Debbie Harper Winton
Wayne Harper , Winton
Deepest sympathies to Leone, Rochelle, Ashley and families.
Andrew was one of a kind.
Our thoughts are with you all.

Gerry & Jan Forde
Gerry Forde, Invercargill
Era iroto te rangimarie e rangatira e manaki te atua e tata ana a ihoa ke te hunga ngakau maru ka whakaorangia ana e ia hunga wairua iro iro
Rest in peace beloved one the lord is nigh unto we who are
of a broken heart and saveth such as a contrited spirit as thee
kamaru whanau, invercargill
To Leone and family, and Mark, our thoughts are with you all. Andrew was a lovely man who we had the privilege of knowing thought the racing community. RIP Andrew
Booth family, Dannevirke and Toowoomba
To Leone .Rochelle and Ashley .We liked Andrew the day we met him !We had arrived from Canada and had just met the family .He made us feel so welcome .We went on a boat tour of Lake TeAnua with him as our guide .What a great day !Each time we returned to New Zealand we met with him and his lovely family .Always lots of fun times .Andrew had an easy going way that made him so nice to visit with .He completed his projects with pride and fine workmanship .Our visits to New Zealand will miss his company .I wish peace to your family knowing that you had such a special man in your lives ,but his time with you was too short .Sending lots of love from ,Percy and Shirley Schepp and our whole family ❤️💔🇨🇦
Shirley and Percy Schepp , Carvel ,Alberta Canada
So very sad to hear of Andrew's passing. Reduction won't be the same without him. Rest in peace dude.
Rick Oudt, Invercargill