Robert Benson Andrich died April 22. He was 82.

Mrs. Andrich was born Sept. 26, 1929, in Astoria. He was a graduate of Star of the Sea High School and the University of Portland. He then attended Willamette Law School where he earned his J.D. in 1958. He married Joanne Leahy in Astoria on August 22, 1953. She preceded him in death in 1999.  He practiced law in Junction City until 2001. 

He is survived by five children; Bob Andrich Jr., Sarah Pawelko, Missy (Kenin) Page, Joe Andrich, and Amy (Glenn) Russell; a brother, Dale Andrich, 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Mary Star of the Sea Church in Astoria.