Obituary: Virginia R. Randolph


REED CITY — Virginia R. Randolph, 86, of Reed City, passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at Altercare of Big Rapids.

She was born Dec. 11, 1924 in Central Lake. to Shirley and Lulu (Foster) Cole. She married Earl Randolph on March 4, 1943. He preceded her in death on April 2, 2001. Virginia was a homemaker and enjoyed her family, baking, and puzzles. She was a resident of Ashton since 1956.

She is survived by four daughters: Virginia (David) Halladay and Becky Hubbard, both of Reed City, Carol (Wally) Siggins of Onsted, and Nina (Jerry “Al”) Antram of Alliance, Ohio; one sister, Elsie Kirchen of Grand Ledge; 10 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. She also was preceded in death by one sister, Shirley, and two brothers, Roger and Harry.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Memorials are suggested to Altercare of Big Rapids or the Commission on Aging.

Arrangements were entrusted to the McDowell Funeral Home.