Randy W. Christensen, 47 of Manville, passed away unexpectedly at his residence early Wednesday morning ( November 6, 2013).
Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 PM Tuesday ( November 12, 2013) at Hager Memorial Home, Dwight with a prayer service beginning at 4:45 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 AM Wednesday ( November 13, 2013) at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Dwight with Father Chris Haake officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Dwight. Pallbearers will be Andy Hartley, Aaron Hartley, John Hartley, Jeremy Patten, Damien Spandet, Jason Spandet, Skyler Rudolph, Josh Eitenmiller, William Treeshack and Stephanie Porterfield.
Memorials may be directed to the family for later distribution.
Randy was born June 3, 1966 to Carmelle Spandet at St. Mary's Hospital in Streator. He graduated from Cornell High School.
He is survived by his parents, Carl and Carmelle Haywood, Manville; his nephew Skyler Rudolph and his niece Kristin Rudolph whom Randy had guardianship over after the passing of her mother. His grand-niece Carlee Haywood also survives.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Connie Jean Rudolph on October 19, 2007, and his grandparents: Arnold and Rosemary Spandet, Lloyd Christensen and Marie Hahn.
Randy was a guard for 20 years at the Dwight Correctional Center. After the prison closed, he became a Corrections Identification Technician at the Pontiac Correctional Center.
Randy loved his Harley Davidson Motorcycle.
online condolences at http://www.hagermemorial.com/