Born: August 6, 1951 - Deceased: April 1, 2023
Randy Hemken, 71, of Hillsboro, IL, born Monday, August 6, 1951, in Hillsboro, IL, passed away Saturday, April 1, 2023 in Belleville.
Randy worked at Willie’s tire shop in Alton, IL and was a United States Air Force Veteran.
He was preceded in death by his:
- Mother: Anna Mae, nee Redman, Hemken.
Surviving are his:
- Father: Kenneth L. Hemken of Hillsboro, IL
- Daughter: Kenya (Bobby) Craig of Ashburn, GA
- Rhea Smith of Hillsboro, IL
- Sue Kurzejeski of Jerseyville, IL
- Becky Zuber (Patrick Huber) of Hillsboro, IL
- Taylor Santistevan
- Timothy Craig
- Dear nieces and nephews
Celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Randy was and wonderful man I known him for 20 years we whole always text each other off and on I finally got to spend the last 9 months with him we laughed a lot talking in the night and going places I loved him very much and he will be very much missed in my heart for ever he was truly one of a kind loving him was one of the best things I could of ever imagined RIP and I will always love you. My prayers go out to his family he love you Becky @pat so much you will never know.
So sorry for the loss of Randy my prayers are with the whole family . I worked with Randy when he was a motor driver at Echlin he was a good man and full of life . May he rest in peace .
He was the announcer at Illinois Boot and Saddle Club in Alton. He kept in fun and lively. The show moved quickly when he announced. Then he became a staple at Willies tire shop. There he kept track of customers coming and going.
He was such a good guy and our family loved him.