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Marion
Randy Randolph
Marion "Randy" Randolph

August 28, 1922 - November 1, 2018
Born in Indianola, Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, Iowa
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Marion “Randy” Randolph, 96, passed away peacefully surrounded by his children on Thursday, November 1, 2018. Services will be held 11 am Saturday, November 10, 2018, at St. Luke's Episcopal Church. Burial will follow at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines, Iowa.

Randy was born August 28, 1922, in Indianola, IA, to Frank and Georgiana (Nuzum) Randolph. He married Margaret Evans on June 20, 1948, they were blessed with 54 years of marriage.

Randy served in the Army Air Corp during World War II in the European Theater. He was awarded six Bronze Stars for his service and was Honorably Discharged.

Randy worked for Farm Bureau, retiring after 33 years. He loved to refinish antiques and never missed a Saturday Farmers Market. In his retirement, Randy enjoyed meeting with his friends for lunch or coffee. While at Wesley Acres, his favorite activity was BINGO. His favorite holiday was Christmas and he was always giving small gifts to children throughout the year.

Randy is survived by sons, Greg (Linda) Randolph of Gladbrook, IA, Steve Randolph of Des Moines, IA, Eric (Whitney) Randolph of Orlando, FL; daughter, Rosie (Mark) Kingkade of Des Moines, IA; brother, Frank Randolph of Des Moines, IA; grandchildren, Sarah (Eric) Sieh of Plymouth, IN, Stephanie (Brian Roemen) Randolph of St. Louis Park, MN, Tyler Kingkade of Brooklyn, NY, Clayton Kingkade of Des Moines, IA; great-grandchildren, Ashley, Jocelyn, Malachi, Alexander; as well as many nieces, nephews, and relatives. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret; parents; siblings, Jim Randolph and Arminta Davitt.

The family will receive friends from 5:30 -7:30 pm Friday, November 9, 2018, at Dunn's Funeral Home in Des Moines. Contributions may be made to the St. Luke’s Episcopal Church or Puppy Jake Foundation in recognition of his love for dogs.



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Dunn's Funeral Home
2121 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50312
Friday, November 9, 2018
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Service
St. Luke's Episcopal Church
3424 Forest Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50311
Saturday, November 10, 2018
11:00 AM