Andea R. Pinskey
Andrea R. Pinskey, 58, of San Francisco, California, and formerly of Fostoria, went to be with our Lord and Savior at 1:15 am on Monday, January 30, 2017 at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in San Francisco.
She was born to the late Thomas R. Pinskey and Joni (Jackson) Pinskey. Her mother survives her in Fostoria. She married Thomas Ruffin in 1985 and he survives her in San Francisco. Also cherishing Andrea’s memory are her two daughters, Synara Ruffin, of Virginia and Ami Petra, of Oregon; two step-sons, Julius Ruffin , of Fremont, California and Daniel Ruffin, of Las Vegas, Nevada; five grandchildren, Andrew, Julius Jr., Jeremiah Thomas, Brianna and Dreusilla; and five sisters, Toni Pinskey, of Tampa, Florida, Janelle Pinskey, of Cincinnati, Ohio, Lola (Don) Treadwell, of Streetsboro, Ohio, Cheryl Bryson, of Toledo, Ohio, and Diana (David) Patton, of Maumee, Ohio. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Damon Pinskey.
Andrea was a 1977 graduate of Fremont Ross High School. She was an Administrative Coordinator at Berkley University in Berkley California, and gave administrative training at California Pacific University in Vallejo, California. She was a self-taught comedian and a wonderful singer.
A memorial service will take place beginning at 2 p.m. on February 17, 2017 at Bethel Baptist Church, Fostoria. Memorial contributions may be considered to the Damon Pinskey Scholarship Fund at St. Wendelin.
Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting www.hoeningfuneralhome.com.