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Richard “Rick” Randall, of Ogilvie, passed away on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at his home.  He was 62 years old.

MEMORIAL VISITATION will be held from 9:00 – 11:00 am on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home

A PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE will be held immediately following.

MILITARY HONORS will be provided by the Mora American Legion Post 201.

Richard “Rick” Randall passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at his home in Ogilvie, MN after a long, hard fought battle with leukemia. He was surrounded by his family and went out of this world on his terms. He was 62 years old.

Rick was born in Mora, MN on October 9, 1958 to Richard and Mary (Dow) Randall. He spent his childhood and teenage years in Duluth MN and then Mora MN. At the age of 17, Rick joined the United States Marine Corp where he served proudly for the next 4 years. He spent 2 years stationed in Okinawa, Japan. Anyone who knew Rick heard his unforgettable stories of his time spent there. He was honorably discharged in 1980 and then moved back to the Mora area. Rick’s military career was not over with the USMC, he also served in the National Guard in the mid-1980s through the early 1990’s.

Rick met his future wife and best friend Erlene Hermanson in 1981. The two were joined in marriage on February 13, 1982 and through their union they welcomed 3 children to the world, Jeremiah, Nathaniel, and Rikki.

Rick enjoyed deer hunting at “the Shack”, fishing, and perusing craigslist for his next “dream” boat. The thing that brought him the most joy was spending time with his family at the cabin, particularly his grandchildren who were his pride and joy. Rick built the family cabin and was extremely proud of this accomplishment and the memories made there will last in the hearts of his family forever.

Rick is joined in death by his parents Richard “Dick” Randall and Mary Dow; sister Holly; and best friends Danny and Dave Lilienthal.

Rick will be deeply missed by his wife Erlene; children, Jeremiah (Dennell) Randall, Nathan Randall, Rikki (Greg) Stromberg, and Ann Erickson; grandchildren, James, Rebecca, Vinny, and Miah; sister Gayla (David) Olson; and several friends and family members that he loved very much.


16 thoughts on “RICHARD “RICK” RANDALL”

  1. I am so very sorry for your loss he is with holly and your mother now your father are in my prayers. God bless.

  2. I’m so sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time!

  3. Ricky was one of a kind. Great sense of humor and lived life to the fullest. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Praying for your family in this difficult time. Love the wood family.

  4. So sorry for your loss,rick was a really great friend,we had lots of fun in our early days down on east 7th st,then the family moved up to rice lake township.stay up on the weekends for awhile then we grew apart,I joined the marines at 17,,seen him up at central high school when I was on leave,few months I think he joined also.

  5. Words cannot express how much our hearts are breaking for you all! When you call upon the Lord may He come and bring comfort, strength, and peace…you’re in our daily prayers!!💗🙏

  6. Rick and the Randall family are the good neighbors. You all touched our lives with your example of love for each other.
    Praying God will bless all with memories of love and fun until together again
    The Holland’s

  7. So sorry for your loss, he could always make you laugh and the stories he could tell prayers to you all.
    Sissy Strom

  8. I am sorry for your loss. I feel bad for losing touch with Rick. When we worked together we were best friends. Rick and I were on the same base in Okinawa, same barracks actually, and never met each other until Mora. My wife and I had a lot of good times with Rick and Erlene. He will be missed by all.

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