|1931 High School of Commerce baseball team. Andy Telek is in the front row|
second from the right; photograph courtesy of Ancestry.com
When the 1940 census was enumerated, Andy was 24 years old. No occupation was listed for him but he had worked for 15 weeks in 1939 and made $500. He was drafted on 14 April 1941 and became one of the first young men drafted under the new Selective Service and Training Act of 1940. He was discharged on 7 December 1945 as a staff sergeant.
He married Elizabeth "Betty" May Muir on 28 September 1946 in Detroit. The couple had one daughter. By 1954 the family lived in Birmingham, Michigan and Andy worked as an agent for National Life & Accident Insurance Co. in Highland Park, Michigan.
Andy and Betty moved to Florida in 1981 after Andy retired. Andy died on 2 February 1999 in Sun City Center, Florida. He was interred at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Florida.
'1931 High School of Commerce Baseball Team,' Ancestry.com
1920 US Federal Census, Census Place: Blacklick, Cambria, Pennsylvania; Roll: T625_1545; Page: 16A; Enumeration District: 139; Image: 324
1930 US Federal Census, Census Place: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: 1042; Page: 16A: Enumeration District: 0276; Image: 231.0; FHL microfilm: 2340777
1940 US Federal Census, Census Place: Detroit, Wayne, Michigan; Roll: T627_1855; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 84-478
Alice (Muir) Genealogy Notebook, page 21
Global, Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Memorial No. 1245151
Tampa Tribune, 3 February 1999
US, City Directories, 1822-1995, 1954 Birmingham, MI (Andy S and Betty Telek)
US, City Directories, 1822-1995, 1956 Birmingham, MI (Andy S and Elizabeth M Telek)
US, City Directories, 1822-1995, 1960 Birmingham, MI (Andy S and Elizabeth M Telek)
US, Michigan Marriage Records, 1867-1952, 1946 Telek, Andy S - Muir, Elizabeth May
US, Phone and Address Directories, 1993-2002, 1994-2002 Telek, Andy S (Sun City Center, FL)
US, Public Records Index, Volume 1, 1993 Ruskin, FL (Andy S Telek)
US, Public Records Index, Volume 2, 1950-1993 Telek, Andrew S (Sun City Center, FL)
US, School Yearbooks, 1880-2012, 1931 High School of Commerce Reveille, pages 93 and 126
US, Veterans Gravesites, 1775-2006, 1999 Telek, Andy S (Florida National Cemetery)
US, World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946, 1941 Telek, Andy S