He was born in the village of Aheritou in Ammochostos but got married in Karavas to Charita Damaskinou. Together they had 2 children; Irene (3 yrs) and Yiannis (7 months). He was also one of the 12 victims who were killed in cold blood, by the Turkish Invaders, on July 21st 1974. His remains were identified through a DNA analysis,
within the framework of the CMP project. Andreas was buried on July 19th 2008, together with father-in-law and his 2 brothers-in-law.