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Randall "Randy" James Shade

Randall "Randy" James Shade

Randall "Randy" James Shade, age 62, of Liberty, died on Saturday, September 11, 2021, in his home. Randy was born on February 24, 1959, in Leon, Iowa to James W. and Mary Jo (Schulte) Shade.

Randy was a 1977 graduate of Quincy Senior High School. He was self-employed as a mechanic for RJS Imports for many years. He loved working on old cars, riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle, telling stories, and most of all, spending time with his children and grandchildren.

Randy is survived by his two sons, Raleigh Shade (Kylene) of Collinsville, IL and Chase Shade (Jordan) of Quincy; two sisters, Karen James (Mark) of TX and Debbie Deiber (Bill) of Fulton, MO.; and three grandchildren, Zoey Shade, Hayden Shade and Arya Shade.

Randy was preceded in death by his parents.

Cremation has been accorded. The family will host a celebration of Randy's life on Sunday, September 19, 2021, at 10:00 A.M. at the Mark Twain Cave Winery (217 Cave Hollow Rd., Hannibal, MO. 63401) with a memorial motorcycle ride to follow. Memorials may be made to the family. Arrangements are in the care of the Duker and Haugh Funeral Home.

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From:
Brenda Sackett
Quincy, IL
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So sorry Raleigh and Chase
Your dad was the best! I will miss sure miss him!
From:
Dick & PAT Wentura
Quincy, IL
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Dear Shade Family,
Not only was Randy a good employee of ours but he was also a friend----we are so sorry he is gone
From:
Steve Winking
Springfield, IL
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My condolences to Randy's family. I went to school and worked with Randy. A very nice guy and fun to be around. He will be missed.
From:
Dave and Susie Knorr
Fowler, IL
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We were so sad to hear the news. Will miss his great ability to fix anything but what will most were the stories.
From:
Rochell Jacobsen
Quincy, IL
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My condolences to your family for the loss of Randy. He worked on my car for years. Randy was a unique individual and will be missed.
From:
Ron Lowe
Quincy, IL
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Really gonna miss talking to your Dad! He took me under his wing decades ago! What a great dude!!!
From:
Jane duetrich
Quincy, IL
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Randy was a Great guy! Was awesome with import cars Prayers of peace & comfort during this time
From:
Larry Tournear
Quincy, IL
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I went to School with Randy,a great guy and a great freind
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Jan Hummel
Quincy, IL
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Randy was such a good guy. He always took such good care of my 79 bug and always had a story to tell. Prayers for your families.
From:
Brad Davidson
Quincy, IL
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So sorry for the loss of Randy.
Randy worked on my vehicles for years. I always enjoyed talking to him. He was a good guy and will be missed.
From:
Chris and Kathy Ginster
Quincy, IL
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Chase…aka Michelin Man, we are so sorry to hear about your dad! We loved him and he was a super guy! You and Raleigh make him proud! Keep up the good work that he taught you!
From:
Harlan Clampitt
Quincy, IL
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Randy was one of a kind and fun to work with over the years. He will be missed.
From:
Jodi Bliven
QUINCY, IL
Comments:
Raleigh, Chase, & family,
I'm so very saddened & shocked to hear of the loss of Randy. My deepest heart felt sympathy goes out to all of you. Randy was such a kind, thoughtful, hard working, knowledgeable mechanic and most of all sincere human being.
My deepest respect & condolences,
Jodi Schaffnit-Bliven
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Ellen Crossland
Quincy, IL
Comments:
So very sorry to hear of Randy's passing. He was always such a nice person. I remember what a great athlete he was in High school. He was very talented and an excellent mechanic. Prayers to all.
From:
Sue Douglas
Quincy, IL
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I met Randy through my brother, who was great friends. Randy smile was like no other😊. A blessing to be around and to work on my car.
He’ll be missed but never forgotten.
God bless the family!
From:
Greg Uzelac
Quincy, IL
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My condolences to the family. My neighbor BillT suggested I take my car to Randy many years ago. After one repair I was hooked. I really enjoyed Randy, his great personality, knowledge, and stories. I looked *forward* to a vehicle issue so I could hang out w Randy for a bit. He’ll be missed.
From:
Eva Davis
Quincy, IL
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My condolence to the Shade family.
From:
Steve Law
Quincy, IL
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Went to school with Randy, Great Friend , he will be missed
From:
Floyd Muegge
Quincy, IL
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I got to know Randy when I work at QHS. He was a great Guy, fun loving. Always very polite. He will be missed by those who knew him. You have my sympathy.
From:
Dulce Sibbing
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I’m so so sad to hear of Randy’s passing. My heart is heavy. I particularly feel sad for Raleigh and Chase. He loved his boys beyond measure
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Leslie Frese
LA PRAIRIE, IL
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Randy and l were next door neighbors on Payson Ave.as young adults. He was always fun loving and we had a great time..a. he was wonderful friend. So sorry for your loss!
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Mark Kuhlmeier
Quincy, IL
Comments:
I had the great pleasure to work and
and work on different car problems . The car world has lost a very good tech as well as a very good Man , Bye Randy P. The P is for the fact he was always a pain in the Butt , Old Kuhly
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Jim Missy Gregory and family
Billings, MT
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Transparency is a buss word your father never needed. He was ever upfront and candid a rare jewel of a man for sure. After many years and miles he is still spoken of at our gatherings with fondness and respect.
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Todd Wagner
Cedar Rapids, IA
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Randy was always there with a good story and often times a lesson to go with it. I will truly miss him. Raleigh and Chase, your dad was very proud of you guys. He might have been better saying it to others than he was to you but I think you know how much he loved you guys. He will be missed.
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Chris Karin Hogge and family
Lake Okaboji, IA
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Raleigh and Chase I was shocked to hear your father had passed. Like everyone else he was always so trust worthy when you guys worked on my vehicles. The stories were awesome along with all the reminiscing. You can be very proud of your father he was a hell of guy! My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
From:
Deborah and Dennis Powell
Quincy, IL
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To the Shade family, we are sorry for your loss. Randy was a good guy and a classmate of Debbie’s class of 1977. Prayers
From:
Jennifer Ratcliff
Quincy, IL
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Sorry for your loss.