Andrea Rivera, mother of 4 children: Mary Ann, Raymond, Mark and (Gabriel now deceased), grandmother of 6 and great grandmother of 2. She was a huge LA Lakers fan and a fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Andrea was a softball manager for the Pico Rivera Bobby Sox Fastpitch League (back in the late 70s to early 80s). She loved to listen to music and dance. She was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona in an area known as Milpas. Andrea moved to Los Angeles, California as a newlywed in the early 60s and then moved back to Phoenix in the late 1980s. She also worked at Tammy’s Apparel in Pico Rivera for a number of years and then at Revlon in Phoenix, where she retired as a supervisor. Andrea taught Catechism at Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Phoenix. She will be missed dearly by her family and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 11, 2021 with a visitation from 9:30 to 11:00 A.M. with the service at 11:00 A.M. at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 3140 N 51st Avenue, Phoenix. Burial to follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed at www.whitneymurphyfuneralhome.com.