Born in Berkeley, CA, Andy passed away peacefully on June 20th surrounded by his beloved wife, children, and grandchildren.
He was a loyal and loving husband to his wife and soulmate, Patricia Fadelli, for sixty-three years and a devoted father to his three children, Scott Fadelli, Nina Fadelli, and Steven Fadelli (Stacia). He was an adoring grandfather to his grandchildren, Dominic Fadelli, Dante Fadelli and Marina Fadelli. He is also survived by his brother Ronald (Ron) Fadelli, his sister Anna Jean Alexander and a host of loving Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, and Friends. Andy was preceded in death by his father and mother, Alfred and Eda Fadelli and his sister, Norma Francis.
Andy was a prominent figure in the community and his presence was larger than life. He was a member of both the Fratellanza Club and Colombo Club in Oakland California, and, along with his brother Ron, owned Berkeley Cement in Berkeley California for more than 60 years. His family and friends were the light of his life, and his warm, generous spirit will be missed by all who knew him.
Visitation will be held at St. Jerome Church on Wednesday, June 28 at 10:00 am. A funeral Mass will be held immediately following at 11:00am. Entombment will be private at Oakmont Memorial Park, Lafayette, CA. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests donations be made in Andy’s memory to: Oakland Children’s Hospital Branches (Acorn Branch). 5700 M.L.K. Jr Way, Oakland, CA 94609.