Friends pay tribute to Andy Lorimer

THE following tributes to Andy Lorimer were placed on our Facebook page on Tuesday.

Louise Rebecca Calvert said; “Andrew, you will be greatly missed. Step father to my husband and sister in law for almost 15 years. Some fantastic memories of you. You did not deserve this. RIP Chris, Louise, Jamie, Olivia and Jack xx”

Julie Tipping commented: “Grew up in Glenfield Road with Andy and his family. He was a true gentleman and a really nice fella to know. He will be sadly missed. RIP Andy x”

Catherine Burns posted: “Know his mum and family really well. Great fella to know and talk to. He will be missed. RIP Andy x”

David Dowey said: “Was a true gentleman.”

Joanne Tipping Murnaghan posted: “A life taken from a quiet gentle man. WHY? Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Andy. (From all of Glenfield Road).”

Trevor Fryers said: “Our loss is heaven’s gain. RIP Andy.”

Noel Cassidy commented: “Didn’t know the man but any deaths at the hands of the scum running about nowadays is tragic. May he rest in peace and his family take comfort from all posts on here. RIP.

Pauline Dalzell said: “A quiet man who hadn’t a bad word to say about anyone. May you rest in peace Andy xo”

Lana Wells Gant posted: “Known him for a few years now. My thoughts are with his family. No one should have to bury their own child.”

Steven E Rea said: “God Bless Andy, you were a perfect example of a gentleman. RIP and God speed.”

Joanne Dando said: “You and your family are the best people I could have wished for as next door neighbours. It was a true privilege to have shared my life with you. I will always miss you Andrew. Rest in peace xx”

Janice Murtagh commented: “Everyone who grew up in Mourneview knew Andy and people I have spoken to are in shock. We still can’t believe how his life was so cruelly taken. Rest in peace Andy and my thoughts and prayers are with the family at this sad time.”

Darrell Russell said: “Rest in peace from the Russell family.”

Diane Capper posted: “No words to express our loss. A genuine gentleman. RIP Andy. Will be sadly missed xxx”

Christopher Hamill wrote: “A true gentleman. Rest in peace.”

Joanne Boness commented: “RIP Andy. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. It’s so sad x”

Amanda McKinley said: “My thoughts and prayers are with the family at this very sad time. Will be sadly missed by me and Peter. RIP Andy. xx”

Leigh Livingstone posted: “Thoughts are with Andy’s family and friends. No family should ever have to go through something so shocking. RIP Andy and may justice be served swiftly so you can rest in peace x”

Stephen Dowds commented: “Grew up with Andy in Glenfield Road. He was a true gentleman and will be missed by all who knew him. RIP Andy mate.”

Dolores Fearon said: “Didn’t know the man at all! But any death took at the hand of others is a nightmare for anyone and a tragedy for any family! May he rest in peace.”

Gary Girvan wrote: “RIP Andy. Was truly saddened to hear this terrible news. My deepest sympathies go out to the family circle.”

Philly Charlie Brown said: “RIP Andy. Shocked by the tragic loss of one of life’s true gents. Thoughts and prayers are with the family circle. He will always be remembered fondly. Jack, Chris, Richard and Philip.”

Clive Serplus said: “A true gentleman. Rest in peace Andy.”

Lesley Maguire commented: “Shocked and saddened by the news. One of life’s gentlemen. Rest in Peace.”

Lynette Wilkinson wrote: “RIP Andy. My thoughts and prayers are with the family circle.”

Sarah-anne Wilkie said: “Truly shocked by what has happened. Rest in Peace Andy. A lovely fella to know. Thoughts and prayers to your family. God bless.”

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