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Randall Scott ‘Randy’ Nagel

Randall Scott 'Randy' Nagel

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Randall Scott ‘Randy’ Nagel, 71, of Sparta, IL; born on July 9, 1952 in Cutler, IL, the son of Louis and Edith (Eaton) Nagel; passed away on Thursday, December 14, 2023 at home.

Randy was a member of the Sparta congregation of Jehovah Witness.  When Randy was in Trico High School, he set records for pole vaulting that have not been beaten.  Randy worked at Chester Mental Health as Security.  He was a loving husband, brother, and friend.  Randy was full of jokes and was a stranger to no one, he enjoyed sitting outside and waiving at those driving by.  He was always generous, kind, and caring to everyone.  Randy was one of the first individuals to buy a place at Park Estates in Sparta.

He was preceded in death by his parents and nephew, Gavin Nagel.

Randy is survived by his loving wife – Maria Angelita ‘Angela’ Nagel of Sparta, IL; brother – Terry (Becky) Nagel; two nephews – Terry Lee (Valerie) Nagel Jr. (children – Alex and Cassie) and Corey (Ashley) Nagel (children – Evelyn and Carson); one niece – Jodie (Mark) Harless (children – Wes, Charlie, and Chloe); many cousins, other relatives and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made to Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness in Sparta.

Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.

The Visitation will be held at Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta on Thursday, December 21, 2023 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Memorial Services will be held at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Sparta on Saturday, December 23, 2023 at 5:00 p.m.

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

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  1. I’AM SO SORRY TO HEAR OF RANDY’S PASSING!! MY CONDOLENCE GOES TO HIS WIFE, HIS DAUGHTER, BROTHER TERRY, HIS NEPHEW, AND ALL WHO LOVED RANDY!! I LOVEDIT WHEN RANDY WOULD PUT THE OLD PICTURES ON FACEBOOK. HE COULD BE VERY FUNNY BUT ON THE SERIOUS SIDE TOO! I PRAY THAT GOD PUTS A HEDGE OF PROTECTION AROUND ABOUT RANDY’S LOVED ONES AND FRIENDS!! RANDY GO FLY HIGH TO THAT MOUNTAIN ?️ JANICE ELLENBERG MATHENIA

  2. KB says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss. May the strength from God comfort you during this difficult time until you see him again. Revelations 21:3&4

  3. Jon G. Gaetz says:

    Randy was one of my biggest heros when I was growing up . He always said ” Jonnie be Good “!!!! With a Big Smile …. Long Live Randy Nagel

  4. Linda and Larry Henderson says:

    Randy always talked to me when he saw me. A very friendly guy to know. His family is in our prayers. Was sad to hear this news.

  5. Larry McGuire says:

    Be at peace.

  6. Darla (Stoffel) Loftus says:

    Another member of Trico High School Class of 1970, gone. Prayers for his family, and friends.

  7. Martha Mezel says:

    So sorry to hear this about Randy! He was a great guy! My prayers to the family!

  8. Denise Vuichard says:

    Sorry to hear of Randy’s passing. I worked with him for several years at Chester Mental Health.

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  1. Sorry to hear of Randy’s passing. I worked with him for several years at Chester Mental Health.

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  2. So sorry to hear this about Randy! He was a great guy! My prayers to the family!

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  3. Another member of Trico High School Class of 1970, gone. Prayers for his family, and friends.

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  4. Be at peace.

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  5. Randy always talked to me when he saw me. A very friendly guy to know. His family is in our prayers. Was sad to hear this news.

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  6. Randy was one of my biggest heros when I was growing up . He always said ” Jonnie be Good “!!!! With a Big Smile …. Long Live Randy Nagel

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  7. I’m so sorry for your loss. May the strength from God comfort you during this difficult time until you see him again. Revelations 21:3&4

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  8. I’AM SO SORRY TO HEAR OF RANDY’S PASSING!! MY CONDOLENCE GOES TO HIS WIFE, HIS DAUGHTER, BROTHER TERRY, HIS NEPHEW, AND ALL WHO LOVED RANDY!! I LOVEDIT WHEN RANDY WOULD PUT THE OLD PICTURES ON FACEBOOK. HE COULD BE VERY FUNNY BUT ON THE SERIOUS SIDE TOO! I PRAY THAT GOD PUTS A HEDGE OF PROTECTION AROUND ABOUT RANDY’S LOVED ONES AND FRIENDS!! RANDY GO FLY HIGH TO THAT MOUNTAIN ?️ JANICE ELLENBERG MATHENIA

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