SPRINGFIELD – Nell B. Randle, 89, of Springfield died at 11:13 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2008, at Villa Health Care East in Sherman. She was born March 30, 1919, in Springfield, the daughter of Henry and Lillie Murray Richardson. She married John A. Randle in 1953; he preceded her in death on Sept. 2, 1989.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and five brothers, Bob, Jim, Hank, Paul and Joe Richardson.
She is survived by two sons, John E. Randle and James D. (JoAnn) Randle, both of Springfield; former daughter-in-law, Shelly O’Hara of Springfield; four grandchildren, Michael (Heather), Patrick (companion, Roxane Krutsinger), Michelle and David Randle; a great-granddaughter; and two great-grandsons; a sister, Mary Stine of Fairbury; two sisters-in-law, Peggy Richardson and Jerry Richardson, both of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was a lifelong resident of Springfield. She retired after 10 years from data entry at St. John’s Hospital. She also worked for Illinois Bell Telephone, Sandy’s Restaurant and provided home day care for 10 years.
She was a member of Calvary Temple Church.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 20, 2008, at Staab Funeral Home, with the Rev. Michael Randle officiating.
Burial will be at Camp Butler National Cemetery.
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