Saturday, March 23, 2019

Randel Dewayne Burlison

Randel Dewayne Burlison, 69, of Goreville, passed away on Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 11:25 pm at VA Nursing Home in Marion.

Randel was born February 15, 1948 in Goreville the son of Ralph and Cecile (Craig) Burlison.  He married Linda Travis in Goreville on September 5, 1970 and together they have shared over 47 years of marriage.

Randel was a proud U.S. Army veteran serving during the Vietnam War.  He loved to watch western movies on TV, traveling in his RV, trout fishing and deer hunting.  Randel loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his;
Wife – Linda Burlison of Goreville
Daughter – Audra and Thomas Hamernik of Downers Grove
Grandchildren – Ava and Henry Hamernik
Five siblings

Preceded by his Parents, 1 infant sister

Private services were held on Saturday, December 16th .   Burial was in Busby Cemetery. Blue Funeral Home in Goreville is assisting the family with arrangements.

Memorials in Randel’s memory can be made to the DAV – Disable American Veteran’s.  Envelopes will be available and accepted at Blue Funeral Home, 1704 North Court Street, Marion, Illinois  62959.

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  1. Randy will definitely be missed by many people! Our prayers and sympathies go out to Linda and all Randy’s loved ones.

  2. Our sympathies to Linda and all Randy’s families. He will be missed by many people.