Rudolph Henry Andrea

July 3, 2019


Rudolph Henry Andrea, 86, of Fall River, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 03, 2019.

He was born in Newport, RI; the son of the late Manuel and Almerinda (Santos) Andrea. Rudolph was raised in Fall River. He worked with his father at the former Manny's Pizza House, on Stafford Rd., in Fall River, and then later at the former Hussey Hospital in Fall River as a cook.

Rudolph honorably served his country during the Korean War in the United States Army and was among the soldiers known as the Atomic Veterans who participated directly in the nuclear trials of that era. Rudolph was an avid fisherman, and reader. He was a lifetime member of the VFW, and a past member of the Somerset Lions Club, and the Boys and Girls Club.

He is survived by a sister; Teresa A. Rosseter of Fall River, a niece; Andrea Rosseter, two nephews; David and Douglas Rosseter and seven great-nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his sister, Lorraine Andrea.

His Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, July 11, 2019, at 9am, from the Hathaway Home for Funerals, 1813 Robeson St., Fall River, followed by a 10am Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary's Cathedral, Spring St., Fall River. Burial to follow in St. Patrick's Cemetery, Fall River. Relatives and friends are invited to attend.

Calling Hours will be held on Wednesday, from 4pm-7pm, in the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the Boys and Girls Club of Fall River,

Calling Hours

JUL 10. 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EDT)

Hathaway Home For Funerals
1813 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA, 02720


JUL 11. 9:00 AM (EDT)

Hathaway Home For Funerals
1813 Robeson Street
Fall River, MA, 02720

Funeral Mass

JUL 11. 10:00 AM

Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Assumption
327 Second Street
Fall River, MA

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