Orlando beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather
died at his home in Reno, NV on April 11, 2018 at the age
of 85. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Judy Orlando,
and his four children; daughter Kathryn Orlando, daughter
Sharon Boilesen and husband Doug, son Bruce Orlando and
wife Claudia, and son Brian Orlando and wife Trisha. Andy
is also survived by his brother Joe, his eight grandchildren
and eight great-grandchildren. He is proceeded in death
by his parents Michael and Serefina Orlando and brothers
Tony, Emilio (Ace) and Fred.
Andy was born
in Dos Palos, CA on December 6, 1932. He graduated from
Dos Palos High School in 1950 and served in the United States
Air Force from 1952-1956. He attended San Jose City College
on GI bill where he was a quarterback on the football team.
He married Judy in 1957 and they raised their family in
California living in San Jose and Pleasanton and then as
empty nesters living in Grass Valley, Sacramento, Lake Tahoe,
Hawaii, and Reno. Andy worked for Carnation Co. and later
was a successful businessman with his own ice cream distribution
business in the San Jose and Sacramento areas.
Andy was an avid
golfer, loved to watch his San Francisco Giants and 49ers
and to read his morning Chronicle and Herb Caen.
He loved traveling with his wife and especially enjoyed
making Puerto Vallarta an annual winter destination for
over 40 years.
A memorial service
will be held on May 4, 2018 at San Joaquin Valley National
Cemetery in Santa Nella, California to celebrate Andy's
Orlando Photo Album