Andrea C. McIntire, 82, passed away on Tuesday, March 7, 2023 in Holiday, FL surrounded by family. She was born February 11, 1941, in Lemitar, NM to Pablo and Josefita (Padilla) Chaves.
She was a retired Bus Driver for Lee County Schools. Andrea enjoyed being with her family, music and dancing.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Daniel B McIntire, her son and daughter In law Johnny and Mary Whatley, her nephew Randy Bowmen, the father of her children James H. Whatley, her brothers, Robert and Arturo, Benito Chavez, her sisters Gertrude Solnecker and Frances Hidalgo.
Andrea is survived by her sons Lorenzo ”Tony”(Jeanette) Whatley, James (Tammy) Whatley, Her daughter Donna (Mike) Stopay;
Her grandchildren, Dominic (Shanan) Whatley, Michael (Amber) Whatley, Lorenzo (Elisha) Whatley, Amanda Whatley, Sara (Drew) Whatley, Celeste Castro, Sandra Cornell, Kelly Tate, and Sara Turner;
Her great grandchildren Caitlyn, Marcus, Melissa, Shyanne, Colin, Mia, Kaitlyn, Jaxon, Alessia, Gabriella, Victor, Hunter, Nevaeh, Izabella, Seth, Lance, Chrisalyn, Caidee, Alex, and Sebastian; and Great-great grandchildren Wyatt, Jacob, Silas and Christian;
Her sisters Helen (Don) Phillips, Mary Lou Reales; and
Her two cates, Callie and Princess.
Andrea will rest with her late husband at Bushnell National Cemetery, she was loved and will be missed by her family and friends.