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7/19/2013 Email this articlePrint this article 
Randall J. Martens
Randall J. Martens
Randall J. Martens, 51, of Camanche died Friday July 19, 2013, at Mercy North Medical Center, Clinton.

Cremation rites have been accorded. A private family service will be held Tuesday, July 23, at the Pape Funeral Home, Clinton. A memorial tribute for the public will be held at a later date.

Randy was born Dec. 11, 1961, in DeWitt to Lawrence and Jean Goethals Martens.

He graduated from Central Community High School in 1980, and served in the U.S. Air Force until 1987.

Randy worked at Custom-Pak in product development for over 19 years. He enjoyed running, motorcycles and being outdoors and was a Chicago Bulls, NASCAR and NHRA fan.

Randy is survived by daughters, Kimberly and Courtney Martens, both of Princeton; his parents of Camanche; brothers, Joel of DeWitt, Brian (Karla Taylor) and Chris (Deb), both of Camanche, and Brent (Sara) of Goose Lake; a sister, Marianne (Tom) Wagemester of Clinton; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents and a daughter.

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