Herbert J. Randall, age 88 of Clare, passed away surrounded by his family on Sunday, September 8, 2013 at Tender Care in Clare. He was born the son of Herbert William and Lovangie L. (Hubel) Randall on August 18, 1925 in Grant Township, Clare. He married Wilma E. Worstell on June 23, 1947.
Herbert graduated from Clare High School with the Class of 1944. He worked with his father in his construction business, H.W. Randall & Son. Later he worked in industrial management at Holley Carburetor, Chandler Evans, and Essex International, completing his working career with house painting.
Herbert is survived by his wife, Wilma, son, Karl (Robin) Randall of Auburn Hills, grandchildren Adam (Dani) Randall of Farmington Hills, Kara (Dustin) Reed of Pontiac, daughter, Andra (Keith) Wellsted of Paragould, AK, grandchildren Zachary Wellsted of Paragould, AR, Seth (Jenny) Wellsted and great grandchildren Elle & Enosh Wellsted of Greenville, TX, son Kent (Jackie) Randall of Clare, grandchildren Ben Randall of Clare and Rachyl Randall of Clare, daughter, Lisa (Steve) Radak of Ithaca, grandchildren, Trista Radak (Andrew Brown, fiancé) of Bloomfield, IN, Cory Radak of Saginaw, and Nicholas Radak of Ithaca. He is survived by one niece Carron Nevill of Clare. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Dale (& Lucille) Randall, infant sister Ione June Randall, infant son Jonathan Dane Randall and daughter-in-law Natalie Joy Randall.
Visitation will be Thursday, September 12, 2013 from 2:00pm – 4:00pm and 6:00pm – 8:00pm with funeral services held Friday, September 13, 2013 at 3:00pm from the Farwell Chapel of Stephenson-Wyman Funeral Home, 165 S. Hall Street, Farwell, Michigan 48622 with Tom Palmer officiating and Keith Owens assisting. Burial will be at Cherry Grove Cemetery in Clare. Memorials may be made to MidMichigan Home Care and Hospice, 3007 N. Saginaw Road, Midland, Michigan 48640. Please visit Herbert›s on-line condolence page at www.stephenson-wyman.com