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Randall “Randy” Lee Welten

Randall "Randy" Lee Welten

WELTEN

Randall “Randy” Lee Welten, 61, of Sparta, IL; born on November 28, 1960 in Red Bud, IL; passed away Thursday, December 9, 2021 in Sparta, IL.

Randy liked hot rods, flying his drone and collecting trains.  He worked at Marissa White Oak Golf Course in maintenance, and he enjoyed mowing grass.  He loved to finish a day by relaxing with his family and drinking a coca cola.

He was preceded in death by his parents – Willbern and Mary Ellen (Despain) Welten and sister – Katherine Welten.

Randy is survived by his loving wife – Melinda (Ralston) Welten to whom he married March 28, 1987 in Farmington, MO; five children – Amanda (Ryan) House of Chester, IL, Randall Welten Jr. of Sparta, IL, Dalton (Victoria) Welten of Coulterville, IL, Melina Welten of Sparta, IL, and Cheyenne Welten of Steeleville, IL; twelve grandchildren – Austin House, Aaron House, Kourtney House, Alexis House, Addilyn Welten, Khloe Welten, Dawson Welten, Oakley Welten, Elliot Rogers, Vincent Welten, Chase Welten, and Everleigh Welten; one sister – Tonya Welten of Sparta, IL.

Memorial contributions may be made to Kristin Morris for “Randy Welten’s Fundraising”.  Donations may be brought directly to Sparta Banking Center in Sparta, IL.

Condolences may be left for the family at www.heilschuessler.com

Family and Friends may gather at Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta on Friday, December 17, 2021 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.  Memorial services will begin at 5:00 p.m.

Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements

 

 

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  1. Curtis says:

    So sorry for your loss. Randy was a super awesome friend that cannot be replaced. Will never forget you buddy fly high until we meet again.

  2. I went to school with Randy. I am so sorry for your loss. Sorry I just found this and I am late in my condolences.

    • Amie says:

      Hey I know randy and Melinda they where my sister and brother in law he will be missed badly he was a good guy

  3. Laurie Johnson says:

    Our condolences to the entire Welton family.
    So sorry for your loss. Praying for your family.
    May God’s grace bring peace and comfort to your family at this difficult time.
    Sincerely, Keith and Laurie

  4. Dylan says:

    I will be there for uncle Randy he was there for me all of you were you’ve all been my family

  5. Deb Graves says:

    Melinda, I am so sorry for your loss! You and your kids are in my thoughts and prayers!

  6. Mike says:

    Tonya and the Welten Family you have Ronda and My Deepest Sympathy!

  7. Carol and Cade says:

    Tonya Cade and I were so sorry to hear of Randy’s passing. Will keep you all in our prayers.

  8. Aaronshook says:

    So sorry for your loss RJ anything I can do just let me know buddy

  9. Debbie Easton says:

    My deepest condolences to all of Randy’s family. My love to Tonya, Randy’s sister. May God wrap you in his arms during this difficult time.

  10. Dee Douglas says:

    To Tonya and the Welten Family. So sorry to hear of your loss. Deepest sympathy to the family.

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  1. To Tonya and the Welten Family. So sorry to hear of your loss. Deepest sympathy to the family.

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  2. My deepest condolences to all of Randy’s family. My love to Tonya, Randy’s sister. May God wrap you in his arms during this difficult time.

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  3. So sorry for your loss RJ anything I can do just let me know buddy

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  4. Tonya Cade and I were so sorry to hear of Randy’s passing. Will keep you all in our prayers.

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  5. Tonya and the Welten Family you have Ronda and My Deepest Sympathy!

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  6. Melinda, I am so sorry for your loss! You and your kids are in my thoughts and prayers!

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  7. I will be there for uncle Randy he was there for me all of you were you’ve all been my family

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  8. Our condolences to the entire Welton family.
    So sorry for your loss. Praying for your family.
    May God’s grace bring peace and comfort to your family at this difficult time.
    Sincerely, Keith and Laurie

    Reply
  9. I went to school with Randy. I am so sorry for your loss. Sorry I just found this and I am late in my condolences.

    Reply
    • Hey I know randy and Melinda they where my sister and brother in law he will be missed badly he was a good guy

      Reply
  10. So sorry for your loss. Randy was a super awesome friend that cannot be replaced. Will never forget you buddy fly high until we meet again.

    Reply

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