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-Clarence Glen Randall-

Clarence Glen Randall, age 86, of Washington died Friday, December 19, 2008 at his residence in Washington following a short illness.
Funeral services were held 2:00 pm Tuesday, December 23, 2008 at the Jones - Eden Funeral Home in Washington with Rev. Linda Foor officiating.  Visitation with the family present to receive friends was held from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm Tuesday at the funeral home.  Interment with Military Honors took place at Columbus City Cemetery in Columbus City.  A general memorial has been established.  Online condolences may be sent for Clarence’s family through the web at www.jonesfh.com

Clarence was born on January 23, 1922 in Havre, Iowa the son of Charles and May B. (Tucker) Randall.  He attended country school in Washington County.  Clarence was united in marriage to Marilyn J. Nicola on March 2, 1946 in Kahoka, Missouri.  Clarence lived most of his life in Columbus Junction.  He also lived in Wayland, Keota, and Washington.  Clarence owned a television shop in Wayland for a short time.  He later worked as a farm hand in Columbus Junction for several years.  He drove school bus and was a custodian at Conesville Schools before retiring.  Following his retirement he enjoyed taking care of his grandchildren. 

He was a member of the Christian Church in Washington, was a Veteran of World War II serving in the Army Air Corp where he was an MP.  He was a member of the American Legion.  Clarence enjoyed square dancing, doing needlepoint, playing marbles and cards with family and friends, and attending his grandchildren’s school activities.

Clarence is survived by his daughter, Judy M. Zaugg of McKinney, Texas; eight grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Claude F. Randall and wife, Maxine of Fairfield; and Robert Randall of Washington.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marilyn in 2006; one son, Jon in 1974; one sister, Cora Mae Sabin; and one daughter, Janice Bergen in 2004.