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James  Randall "Randy"  Myers

James Randall "Randy" Myers
  • October 22, 1947 - April 7, 2019
  • Battle Creek, Michigan

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“I was so very sorry to see the news of Randy this morning. My heart breaks for you and your family. He was a wonderful man and I enjoyed our years at...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Charlene (Char) Erskine - MI

“A shock to hear of Randy's passing, we had many conversations with him at Kellogg's. We agreed to not to agree many times and laughed about our...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Paula Swan - Land O Lakes, FL

“So sorry to hear of Randy's passing. He and his wife and daughter were in our wedding in 1994. He was a good friend and co-worker of my late...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Tracy Colwell - Spirit Lake, IA

“John and I were so sorry to hear of Randy's passing. Fond memories of the past at Bill Knapps. Prayers to you and your family ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Anita Decker - Battle Creek, MI

“So very sorry to read of Randy's passing. Please believe our hearts are saddened and want to send prayers to his family. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Donna and Jack Worsham - MI

“So many good memories, Randy. When we meet again we will sing and dance to "our" song from Chicago. Until then......I will miss you, my friend.Love...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Bethany McCotter - Aiken, SC

“Carlene, Shannon and family,I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. God bless your entire family. May you find...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Teresa Durham - Battle Creek, MI

“My sincere condolences to your family. I enjoyed working with Randy at Kellogg's and he assisted in my training at the Powerhouse at Kellogg's Battle...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Rocky Marsh - Fulton, MI

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time stay to . Sorry to hear about randy's passing so so sorry . He will always Be remembered by all....Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Metzler. (Flick) - Kalamazoo, MI

“Carlene, I am so very sorry for your loss. Thoughts, prayers, hugs, and love being sent to give you comfort. Cindy Masters. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Cindy Masters - Battle Creek, MI

“So sorry to see that Randy has passed. Remember him from Wattles Park Elementary, hadn't seen him in years but nice school memories. Prayers to the...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Julaine Paltelki - Battle Creek, MI

“Carlene, Know you are in my thoughts and prayers. zadie ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: zadie jackson - kalamazoo, MI

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James Randall "Randy" Myers, 71, of Battle Creek died peacefully at the Oaks on Sunday, April 7, 2019.

Randy was born October 22, 1947 in Battle Creek the son of Dewey D. and Helen June (Little) Myers. He was a lifelong Battle Creek resident and a 1966 graduate of Harper Creek High School. He honorably served his country in the U.S. Navy. Randy retired from the Power House at the Kellogg Company. After retiring, he sold insurance.

Randy married Carlene Diane Church on September 9, 1974 in Battle Creek, Michigan. Surviving are Carlene, his wife of 44 years; their daughter, Shannon (Jason) Rose of Battle Creek, two grandchildren, Christopher Rose and Caitlin Rose and a brother, Stephen (Janice) Myers of Santa Teresa, NM, Nephews Sean (Robert) Blanton, Christopher (Jennifer) Myers, Matthew (Emily) Myers, In-laws Richard and Amy Outman. Randy was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Larry Myers.

Randy was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church. He was a member of the Kellogg 25 Year Club. Randy was a Past Master and past Mason of the Year of Bedford Lodge F & AM #207, a member of Saladin Shrine, a past member of the Mini T Patrol and a member of the Order of Eastern Star. He was also a member of American Legion Post #298. Randy loved spending time with his grandchildren. Randy and Carlene loved going to Lake Michigan, traveling with and meeting friends for dinner.

Friends will be received by Randy's family 5:00-7:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Rev. Josè Haro 12:00 noon Thursday, April 11, 2019 at St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, 61 North 23rd Street, Battle Creek, MI 49015. Military honors, committal and interment will follow at Ft. Custer National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2211 North Oak Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60707-3392. Personal messages for the family may be placed here at