John (Johnny) Anthony Andel took his pool stick and is now shooting pool in heaven after a courageous battle with cancer. He served our country in the United States Army. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren fishing. He played pool on the Big Creek Saloon pool team “Easy Rollers” and the team made it to the finals in Las Vegas two years in a row. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend and will truly be greatly missed.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Dorothy Elisabeth Andel, his father, John Boniface Andel, brother, Richard Andel, and granddaughter, Audrey Jenna Andel.

He is survived by his loving wife of 17 years, Sylvia Neli Andel, sons, Shawn Andel & wife Kelly, Chris Andel and fiancee, Deanna Black, daughter, Victoria Andel, stepson, Joe E. Sanchez, Jr. and wife Terri, stepdaughter, Audrey Kay Schmidt, grandsons, Anthony and Austin Andel, Ashton Andel, Tristan and Colton Andel, Levi Reed and Elijah Soto, granddaughter, Emily Sanchez, grandson “Fishing Buddy” Alexander Ray Schmidt, brothers, Andy and Janet Andel, Albert Andel, sisters, Liz and John Duke, Cindy and Ronald Kolar, Geraldine and Bob White, nephews, Zachary and Jonmikel Andel, Adam Andel, Barry Hyde, Robert White, nieces, Danelle Andel, Bernadette Krause, Donna Thorson, Samantha Schneider, Courtney Holub, Kasey Tice, Rona Kolar, Lindsey Andel, Kasey Vorner, Stephanie Shanks, and Christie Andel-Schwerdtfeger; sisters-in-law, Alma Julius, Dina Welch and Andrea Vasquez.

A special thank you to Dr. Amiralis Popatia for extending his life for 8 months.

Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until service time at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, April 24, 2021 in the Chapel of Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home in Rosenberg.

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Arrangements are under the direction of Davis-Greenlawn Funeral Home, 3900 B.F. Terry Blvd., Rosenberg, Texas 77471, Phone: 281-341-8800.

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