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Posted on Wednesday, October 3, 2012 at 8:35 am

Randy W. Miller (Warren Randy Miller), age 65, of Vandalia, passed away at 2:46 a.m. on Thursday, September 27, 2012 at the Audrain Medical Center in Mexico, Mo.
Visitation was held on Saturday, September 29, 2012 from 1-3 p.m. at Waters Funeral Chapel in Vandalia, Mo.
Services were held on Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 3 p.m. at Waters Funeral Chapel in Vandalia.
Officiating was Rev. Jamie Franke.
Music was provided by selected favorite songs.
Interment will be in the Vandalia Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Mike Miller, Tommy Wright, Bud Teague, Bill Hicks, Gary Jerman, Larry Jerman, and George Carpenter.
Miller was born on August 16, 1947 in Vandalia, Mo. the son of Lloyd Reginald and Marie Elizabeth (Bankhead) Miller.
Randy was a lifelong Vandalia area resident and member of the First Christian Church. He attended Vandalia schools and graduated from Van-Far High School in the Class of 1964.
After school, Randy helped farm for several years and then worked for the Big River Oil Company as a gas and propane distributor.
In 2003 he started working at the Tri-County Care Center in Vandalia in the maintenance department and retired from there in 2008 due to health reasons.
Randy enjoyed his cats and was an avid NASCAR fan.
Survivors include one brother, Mike R. and wife, Valda Miller of Chicago; one aunt, Phyllis Tredway of O’Fallon, Mo. and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorials are encouraged to the American Diabetes Association, 425 S. Woods Mill Road, Suite 110, Town & Country, Mo. 63017.