Rev. C. Max Andrew

July 13, 1929 - November 18, 2019
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Rev. C. Max Andrew, age 90 of Cridersville and formerly of Buckland, passed Monday evening at Otterbein-Cridersville. He was born July 13, 1929 in Huntington County, Indiana to the late Kenneth Carl and Edna Mae Larson Andrew. On August 29, 1948 he married Dorothy Lucille Hiner, who survives in Cridersville.

Rev. Andrew retired from the Buckland United Church of Christ where he had been a pastor for 16 years and a member. He graduated from Taylor University with a BA in Biblical literature. After retirement he and Dorothy wintered in Florida. He enjoyed working on crossword puzzles and camping. He loved traveling and cruising with his wife and were blessed to have traveled the world.

Also surviving are his children; Michael Alan (Christina) Andrew of Indiana; Vicki Lynn (Robert) Sunderland of Wapakoneta; Greg Vincent Andrew of Lima; 4 grandchildren – Staci Sunderland, Barry Andrew, Darrin Andrew, and Ryan Andrew; 6 great grandchildren; and a sister-in-law – Connie Andrew of Florida.

He was preceded in death by 2 grandsons – Bradley Sunderland and Jeremy Andrew; a brother – Robert Lewis Andrew.

Funeral services will begin 2:00 p.m., Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Rev. Jeanette Tangeman will officiate. Burial will follow in Buckland Cemetery, Buckland.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Taylor University or Buckland United Church of Christ.

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, November 23, 2019

Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 23, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, November 23, 2019

Buckland Cemetery


, Buckland, OH,

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Born: July 13, 1929
Died: November 18, 2019

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Jane Hershberger Briggs posted on 11/28/19

Dorothy and Family, We just learned today that Max passed away over a week ago. He was a wonderful person, so helpful during Dad's health issues. Mom and Dad had wonderful memories of your Florida days together at The Palms. Prayers to you and your family. Jane and Brad Briggs Janice Hershberger


Lisa Schwieterman Little posted on 11/21/19

So sorry to hear of the loss of Rev. Andrews, My fondest memories of Buckland church as a child include him. My prayers are with you.


Sue Leitch, Chad and Chanelle DeRosa and family posted on 11/21/19

To Vicki, Bob, and Family, I did not know your father, but I know he raised a kind, Christian daughter! We hold you and your family in our prayers for God's Peace and Comfort at this difficult time. Sending love to you, Bob, and Staci.


Ron & Elaine Mertz, Mildred Jones posted on 11/21/19

So sorry for your loss..prayers for all the family..