Duane D. Randall
November 27, 1948 ~ December 18, 2013
Duane D. Randall, age 65, of New Hampton, IA passed away on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo, IA after a battle with Cancer. Duane Daniel “Jug” Randall was born November 27, 1948 to Oscar and Stella (Ross) Randall in New Hampton, IA. He attended New Hampton Public Schools. He began his working career at the local bowling alley and working on the family farm in New Hampton, which is now known as Randall Park. At the age of 18 he began working for John Deere in Waterloo where he worked until his retirement in 1996. He was united in marriage on July 27, 1974 to Carol Leff in New Hampton. To this union two children were born, Joey and Andy. The couple later divorced. On December 31, 1984, Duane was united in marriage to Vickie Prellwitz at The Little Brown Church in Nashua. To this union five children were born, Kristian, Jessie, Krystal, Kayla, and Karen. The couple made their home in New Hampton and later divorced. Upon Duane’s retirement he enjoyed watching Nascar racing, working on his 1965 Chevy Biscayne, playing pool, bowling and enjoying a couple of cold ones with his friends and family. He looked forward to going to the 4th Street Cruise every year. He especially loved spending time with his children, grandchildren and family. Duane is survived by his children, Joey (Andrea Bartholomew) Randall of Fredericksburg, IA, Andy (Amber Wierck) Randall of Fredericksburg, IA, Kristian (Travis) Mahlstedt of Rockford, IA; Krystal (Kevin Glaser) Randall of New Hampton, Kayla Randall of Rockford, IA and Karen (Ben) Damjanovic of Charles City, IA; his grandchildren, Cameron (Victoria Benson) Randall, Connor Randall, Hannah Mahlstedt, Aubrey Mahlstedt, MaKynlee Mahlstedt, Daytona Randall, Miami Randall; one great-granddaughter, Kerrigan Randall; his brothers, Glenn, Larry and Oscar Jr.; his sisters, Joan, Diane, Connie, Marilyn; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Jessie; his brothers, Bob and Kenneth; and his sisters, Arlene, Lois, Shirley, Betty, Darlene and Marge.