Patty Andrews, Last Surviving Sister Of The Andrews Sisters Has Passed Away!

Patty Andrews, the last surviving member of the Andrews Sisters has died, she was ninety four years old. The sister were successful close harmony singing group of the swing and boogie-woogie eras.

There were three of them which consisted of soprano Maxene Angelyn Andrews (January 3, 1916 – October 21, 1995), and mezzo-soprano Patricia Marie “Patty” Andrews (February 16, 1918 – January 30, 2013). She had passed away of natural causes at her home in Los Angels a family spokesperson has confirmed.

The sisters were born in Minnesota and started their musical careers in local talent shows. Selling over seventy five million record. Bette Midler – who covered the Andrews Sisters’ hot ‘Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy’ – paid tribute to Patty, saying

“When I was a kid, I only had two records and one of them was the Andrews Sisters. They were remarkable. Their sound, so pure. Everything they did for our nation was more than we could have asked for. This is the last of the trio, and I hope the trumpets ushering (Patty) into heaven with her sisters are playing Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy.”Stay up-to-date with us! Follow us on TWITTER, subscribe to our RSS FEED or E-MAIL us! We love hearing from you……

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