June 26, 1938 — Sept. 15, 2020
LAKE LUZERNE — James H. Randall, 82, passed away on Sept. 15, 2020 at Glens Falls Hospital unexpectedly with his wife, Rita beside him.
Born in Glens Falls on June 26, 1938 he was the son of the late Foster and Bertha (St. John) Randall.
He was a graduate of Glens Falls High School, after graduation Jim enlisted in the U.S. Navy. After his honorable discharge from the U.S. Navy, Jim was employed by NYS Department of Corrections retiring from Mt. McGregor after 25 years of service.
Jim and Rita married on July 6, 1974 and recently celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary.
He enjoyed his winters in Bonita Springs, Florida, Jim was an avid golfer and extremely proud of his hole in one. He looked forward to his early bird dinners with his friends and family.
In addition to his parents, Jim was predeceased by his infant sister, Sandra and his father-in-law Roger Jones.
He is survived by his loving wife, Rita Jones-Randall; two sons: Robert (Michelle) and Charles (Melissa); his three grandchildren: Jessica, Benjamin (Cassandra), and Adam (Laurel); his four great-grandchildren: Sophia, Jacob, Adrianna and Gianna; two brothers: Richard (Donna) Randall, John (Cathy) Randall; his mother-in-law, Claudette Jones; his sisters and brothers-in-law: Diane (Jim) Elwell, Jim (Betty) Jones, Wayne (Tina) Jones, Nancy (Chris) Morris; along with several nieces, nephews and cousins.
At Jim’s request there will be no calling hours.
Burial will be private at the convenience of the family at Gerald B. H. Solomon National Cemetery.
Please omit flowers and send memorial donations in Jim’s memory to Step for Strokes, Inc. P.O. Box 3424 Glens Falls, NY 12801 or C.R. Wood Cancer Center c/o Glens Falls Hospital Foundation 126 South St. Glens Falls, NY 12801.
Arrangements are in the care of M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home 136 Main Street South Glens Falls, NY 12803. To view Jim’s Book of Memories and post online condolences, please visit kilmerfuneralhome.com.
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