Randy Twitchell, age 72, of Appleton, passed away Saturday, March 4th in his home. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, March 10, at Zion Lutheran Church in Appleton, officiated by Rev. Linda Lagergren. Interment followed at Appleton City Cemetery.
Randy Leon Twitchell was born October 21, 1944, in Appleton, Minnesota, the son of Wayne and Gladys (Blom) Twitchell. He was baptized April 8, 1945 by Rev. Roger Schmuck and was confirmed on April 17, 1957 by Rev. Paul Hallett, both at Gethsemane Episcopal Church in Appleton. Randy was raised in Appleton, graduating from Appleton High School in 1962. After graduation, Randy attended Mayville State Teachers College where he earned his teaching degree. On October 24, 1981 Randy was united in marriage to Julie Anne Stroebel by Rev. Lyle Rich at Our Redeemer’s Lutheran Church in Benson. This union was blessed with over 35 years together.