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Tom B. Andrews (Jr.), 88, of Truth or Consequences, NM, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2017, at home surrounded by family. He was born in Houston, TX on September 8, 1928 to Tom B. Andrews, Sr. and Miriam Feigle. He moved to Truth or Consequences in 1971 and married Natalia Tafoya on October 29, 1977. For 20 years they owned, operated and retired from Happy Homes, Inc. (manufactured housing dealership). Tom enjoyed fishing and adventured into auto racing for a time. Tom is survived by his wife, Natalia Andrews of T. or C., NM; brother, Roy Andrews (Jo), of Brandon, MS; children - Toni Montgomery of Albuquerque, NM, Tom B. Andrews, III (Bonnie) of Albuquerque, NM, Roy (Andy) Andrews of Las Cruces, NM, Steve Andrews (Cynthia and family) of Tome, NM, and Mark Hedge (son-in-law) of Elephant Butte, NM; grandchildren - Mashon Swenor, Claire Pestak (Erik), Noah Pestak, Ben Montgomery (Alexis), Michelle Ipsen (Jason), Brandon Andrews and Savannah Hedge; additionally numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Tom is predeceased by his parents, Tom B. and Miriam Andrews; and daughter, Casey Andrews-Hedge, of Elephant Butte, NM. Per his wishes there will be no funeral service. A memorial will be organized at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, https://support.woundedwarriorproject.org, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675, or Sierra County Cancer Assistance, HC32 Box 8174, T. or C., NM 87901, 575/740-3971.  Arrangements are by Kirikos Family Funeral Home, Inc. & Sierra Crematory, LLC, 303 N. Cedar St., T. or C., NM 87901, 575/894-2574.  For online memorial messages please visit www.kirikosfamilyfuneralhome.com.


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  • Monday, January 23, 2017
    The staff of Kirikos Family Funeral Home, Inc. will keep you and your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to assist you in your time of need.
    ~ Kirikos Family Funeral Home
  • Monday, January 23, 2017
    So sorry to hear of Tom's passing. Sending thoughts your way.
    ~ Fran schaaf   Truth or Consequences, NM
  • Monday, January 23, 2017
    Natalia and family I am so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. Bill thought so much of Tom and always spoke kindly of him. He will be missed.
  • Monday, January 23, 2017
    Natalia and family I am so sorry to hear of Tom's passing. Bill thought so much of Tom and always spoke kindly of him. He will be missed.
    ~ Jo Gray   Charlotte, NC
  • Monday, January 23, 2017
    so long Tom
    ~ Ken Riedemann   T or C, NM
  • Wednesday, February 01, 2017
    On behalf of the D.A.V Auxiliary of T or C - we send sympathy to the family. I only met Tom one time - many years ago - Natalia is one of our Auxiliary members. Bonnye Warwick, adjutant - treasure - Unit 11.
    ~ Bonnye Warwick on behalf of Disabled American Veterans AUXILIARY   T or C, NM