Archive for Friday, February 3, 2006

Obituary — Don Randel


February 3, 2006

Services for Don Elton Randel, 78, Lawrence, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mr. Randel died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2006, at Eudora Nursing Center.

He was born Aug. 14, 1927, in Douglas County, the son of Robert and Dora Lucas Randel. He graduated from Baldwin High School and attended Baker University. He later attended Floral Design School in 1950.

He married Carol Joan Deay on June 8, 1949. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include four sons, Greg Randel, Eudora, Mike Randel, Lake Waukomis, Mo., and Rod Randel and Mark Randel, both of Lenexa; a sister, Ruth Hird, Baldwin City; and seven grandchildren.

Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday before the services at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. today.

The family suggests memorials to Hospice Care in Douglas County, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 1260, Lawrence 66044.

Online condolences may be sent at

See full obituary in Thursday's issue of The Eudora News.

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