Andrea M. Crosby
Andrea M. Crosby passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 2nd, after a brief battle with cancer. A twenty-year resident of Mansfield, MA. Andrea was born on March 20, 1952 and raised in Dorchester, she also lived in Quincy and Weymouth. She worked for Verizon (formally New England Telephone Company) for 25 years before retiring. After moving to Mansfield she took a part time job at Honey Dew Donuts where her customers loved the trivia questions she would share from each week. She was a social butterfly who not only enjoyed opportunities to spend time with her family, but also with good friends over coffee or shopping for bargains. She was also a strong supporter of autism awareness and Special Olympics.
She was a loving daughter of the late Anna M. Crosby, and is survived by daughter Heather Gage and her husband David of Mansfield, and daughter Leanne Fitzpatrick and her husband Michael of Duxbury. Proud grandmother to her grandchildren Nicholas, Caeliana, Jacob, and Ella. Younger sister to Michelle Moran and her husband Terence of Holden, and brother Francis Crosby and his wife Jean of Dorchester. Also, aunt to many nieces and nephews.
Her burial will be private. Family and friends are invited to a celebration of life that will be held on Monday June 13, 2022 at the Common Market in Quincy from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. A small memorial is planned at Boston Cremation in Mansfield for friends from the area for Tuesday June 14th from 9-11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Andrea’s name to Special Olympics Massachusetts 512 Forest St, Marlborough, MA 01752
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