1960 – 2016
Putnam – Randall D. Wiedner, 56, of Union St., died Saturday, December 10, 2016 in Day Kimball Hospital. Born in St. Louis, MO, he was the son of the late Margret Wiedner and Earl Wiedner.
Randy was a 1978 graduate of the Jennings High School in Jennings, KS and was a peacetime U.S. Army veteran. He worked at U.S. Button for the past 10 years as a press mechanic in the pre-form department, previously working as a pipefitter and welder.
He was known as the class clown and loved being the center of attention making everyone laugh. Randall was a “Jack of all trades and a master of none” and pleasured in having a beer with friends.
Randy is survived by his son Thomas Wiedner of Lake Orion, MI and his daughter Ashley Loewen of Waterford, MI; his brother, Chris Wiedner of Illinois; his brother-in-law Terry Wessels; and three grandchildren Samantha Wiedner, Thomas Wiedner, II, and Emma Lee Wiedner. In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his sister Marie M. Wessels.
Funeral arrangements are private and have been entrusted to the Gilman & Valade Funeral Homes and Crematory, 104 Church St., Putnam, CT. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com.